On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1850

Historical Events

  • California Exchange opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Theodoor Verstraete, Flemish painter & etcher, born in Ghent, Belgium
1850 Highlights

About January 5, 1850

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 171 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn