What Happened on January 8, 1867

Historical Events

Event of Interest

African American men granted the right to vote in Washington, D.C. despite President Andrew Johnson's veto

Famous Birthdays

  • Emily Greene Balch, American sociologist, feminist and pacifist (Women's International League for Peace and Freedom - Nobel Peace Prize 1946), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1961)
Born in 1867
1867 Highlights

About January 8, 1867

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn