What Happened on January 7, 1870

Famous Birthdays

  • Gordon Hewart, British judge "Not only must Justice be done; it must also be seen to be done" (Lord Chief Justice 1922-40), born in Bury, England (d. 1943)

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Schwencke, German pianist and composer, dies at 72
1870 Highlights

About January 7, 1870

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 153 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn