On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1868

Famous Birthdays

  • Frederic Lamond, Scottish composer, pupil of Liszt, born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1948)
  • Julian Aguirre, Argentine composer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 1924)

Famous Deaths

  • Adalbert Stifter, Austrian author (Witiko), commits suicide at 62
1868 Highlights

About January 28, 1868

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 153 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius