On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1856

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton Askerc, Slavic priest/poet (Primoz Trubar)
  • Lizette Woodworth Reese, American poet (Branch of May, Tears)
  • Stevan Mokranjac [Stojanović], Serbian cellist, educator and composer of choral music (Garlands), born in Negotin, Principality of Serbia (d. 1914)
1856 Highlights

About January 9, 1856

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 165 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn