On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles A Ellwood, American sociologist/psychologist
  • Johannes V Jensen, Danish novelist/poet (Energy Storage, Nobel 1944)

Famous Deaths

  • The Venerable Father Basil Anthony Marie Moreau, Founder of the Congregation of Holy Cross (b. 1799)
1873 Highlights

About January 20, 1873

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius