On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1848

Famous Deaths

  • Christian VIII, King of Denmark (1839-1848) and King of Norway (1814), dies of blood poisoning at 61
1848 Highlights

About January 20, 1848

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius