What Happened on February 1, 1844

Famous Birthdays

  • Eduard Adolf Strasburger, German botanist (discovered nucleus of plant cells divides during cell division), born in Warsaw, Russian Empire (d. 1912)
  • Granville Stanley Hall, American pioneering psychologist, born in Ashfield, Massachusetts (d. 1924)
1844 Highlights

About February 1, 1844

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 179 years and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius