On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1864

Famous Birthdays

  • Marguerite Durand, French feminist leader (d. 1936)

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Jonas Lindblad, Swedish composer (Kungssången - Royal Anthem), dies at 54
  • Stephen Gardner Champlin, brigadier general (Union), dies at about 36
1864 Highlights

About January 24, 1864

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius