On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1868

Famous Birthdays

  • Cai Yuanpei, Chinese philosopher and educator (President of Peking University), born in Shaoxing, China (d. 1940)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Haywood Bell, U.S. Rear Admiral (Union Navy), dies at 59
1868 Highlights

About January 11, 1868

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 153 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn