What Happened on January 30, 1844

Famous Birthdays

  • Moritz von Bissing, German gov-gen of Belgium (1914-17), born in Ober Bellmannsdorf, Prussia (d. 1917)
  • Richard T. Greener, African-American pioneering scholar and diplomat who was Harvard College's 1st Black graduate, University of South Carolina 1st Black professor and America's 1st Black diplomat to a white country, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1922) [1]
1844 Highlights

About January 30, 1844

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius