On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1839

Historical Events

  • Aden conquered by British East India Company

Famous Birthdays

  • Bohumil Pazdirek, composer

Person of interestPaul Cézanne

Paul Cézanne, French artist and Post-Impressionist painter (The Basket of Apples), born in Aix-en-Provence, France (d. 1906)

French Painter Paul Cézanne
French Painter
Paul Cézanne

Famous Deaths

  • Georg Abraham Schneider, German horn player and composer, dies at 68
1839 Highlights

About January 19, 1839

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 182 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn