On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1843

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Yelverton O'Connor, Irish-Australian engineer (d. 1902)

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Scott Key, American lawyer, poet and composer of the lyrics to "Star Spangled Banner" dies at 63
1843 Highlights

About January 11, 1843

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 177 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn