On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1840

Historical Events

Treaty of Waitangi

First Governor of New Zealand and co-author of the Treaty of Waitangi Captain William Hobson arrives in the Bay of Islands, NZ

1840 Highlights

About January 29, 1840

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 182 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius