On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1858

Historical Events

  • Charles HallĂ© founds Halle Orchestra in Manchester, England
  • William Wells Brown published 1st Black drama, "Leap to Freedom"

Famous Deaths

  • Coenraad Jacob Temminck, Dutch zoologist (b. 1778)
1858 Highlights

About January 30, 1858

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius