On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1861

Famous Birthdays

  • Karel Stecker, Czech organist, pedagogue, and composer of organ and sacred music, born on Kosmanos, Bohemia, Austrian Empire (d. 1918)

Famous Deaths

  • Giovanni Battista Velluti, Italian castrato singer 'the last great castrato', dies at 80
1861 Highlights

About January 22, 1861

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius