On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 1866

Historical Events

  • Bedrich Smetana's opera "Branibori v Cechach" premieres in Prague

Famous Birthdays

  • Nathan Söderblom, Swedish archbishop & recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, born in Uppsala, Sweden (d. 1931)

Famous Deaths

  • M T d'Azeglio, writer, dies
1866 Highlights

About January 15, 1866

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 154 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn