On This Day

What Happened on January 4, 1839

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Humann, German engineer (d. 1896)
  • Casimiro de Abreu, Brazil, poet (Meus oito anos), novelist and playwright (Camoes e o jau), born in Casimiro de Abreu, Rio de Janeiro, Empire of Brazil (d. 1860)
1839 Highlights

About January 4, 1839

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 181 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn