What Happened on January 9, 1857

Historical Events

  • 7.9 earthquake shakes Fort Tejon, California

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Blake Fuller, American writer and dramatist (The Cliff-Dwellers, Under the Skylights), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1929)
Born in 1857
1857 Highlights

About January 9, 1857

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn