On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1864

Famous Birthdays

Alfred Stieglitz

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

Qi Baishi

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

1864 Highlights

About January 1, 1864

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 158 years and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn