On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1858

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Darcy, French hydraulic engineer (Darcy's Law), dies at 54
  • Rachel Félix [Elisabeth "Eliza/Élisa"], French singer and actress (Muse), dies at 36
1858 Highlights

About January 3, 1858

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn