On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1874

Famous Deaths


Person of interestGail Borden

Gail Borden, American manufacturer and inventor of condensed milk, dies at 72

Inventor of Condensed Milk Gail Borden
Inventor of Condensed Milk
Gail Borden

1874 Highlights

About January 11, 1874

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 147 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn