On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1854

Historical Events

  • Lincoln University, a black college, chartered (Oxford, Pennsylvania)

Famous Birthdays

  • James Frazer, Britain, anthropologist/author (The Golden Bough)
1854 Highlights

About January 1, 1854

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn