On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1858

Historical Events

  • Anson Jones, the last President of the Republic of Texas, commits suicide

Famous Deaths

  • Anson Jones, 5th and last President of Texas commits suicide at 59
1858 Highlights

About January 9, 1858

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn