On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1852

Famous Deaths

Louis Braille

Louis Braille, French educator and inventor of a system of reading and writing for the blind, dies of tuberculosis at 43

1852 Highlights

About January 6, 1852

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 170 years and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn