On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1842

Historical Events

Music History

Gioachino Rossini's cantata "Stabat Mater" premieres in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Johan Lindegren, Swedish composer, musician and teacher, born in Ullared, Sweden (d. 1908)
1842 Highlights

About January 7, 1842

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 179 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn