On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1860

Historical Events

  • American College established in Rome by Pope Pius IX

Famous Birthdays

Anton Chekhov

Anton Chekhov, Russian playwright (Cherry Orchard), born in Taganrog, Russia (d. 1904)

1860 Highlights

About January 29, 1860

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius