On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1860

Famous Birthdays

  • Patrick Cotter O'Brien, Irish showman, first known eight-foot-tall person (stood 8ft 1 inch), born in Kinsale, Ireland (d. 1806)
1860 Highlights

About January 19, 1860

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn