On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1870

Historical Events

  • US mint at Carson City, Nevada begins issuing coins

Famous Birthdays

  • Miguel Primo de Rivera Orbaneja, dictator of Spain (1923-30)
1870 Highlights

About January 8, 1870

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 151 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn