On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1870

Famous Birthdays

  • Henryk Opieński, Polish violinist, conductor, choral director, composer (Zygmunt August and Barbara), and musicologist (Moniuszko), born in Kraków (d. 1942)
  • Ross Granville Harrison, American biologist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1959)
1870 Highlights

About January 13, 1870

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn