On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1842

Historical Events

  • Dutch King Willem II charters Technical College Delft

Famous Deaths

  • Viscount Pierre Cambronne, French General during the wars of the Revolution and the Napoleonic Era, dies at 71
1842 Highlights

About January 8, 1842

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn