On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1864

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestAlfred Stieglitz

Alfred Stieglitz, American photographer/art dealer (Camera Work), born in Hoboken, New Jersey

Photographer Alfred Stieglitz
Alfred Stieglitz

Person of interestQi Baishi

Qi Baishi, Chinese painter famous for whimsical and playful watercolor paintings, born in Xiangtan, China (d. 1957)

Painter Qi Baishi
Qi Baishi

1864 Highlights

About January 1, 1864

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 157 years and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn