On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1839

Historical Events


CameraFamous Photo

1st photo of the Moon (French photographer Louis Daguerre)

Photographer and Inventor Louis-Jacques Daguerre
Photographer and Inventor
Louis-Jacques Daguerre

1839 Highlights

About January 2, 1839

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 182 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn