On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1857

Famous Birthdays

  • Eugene Augustin Lauste, developer (1st sound-on-film recording)
  • Wilhelm Kienzl, Austrian composer (Evangelimann)
1857 Highlights

About January 17, 1857

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn