What Happened on January 13, 1874

Historical Events

  • Battle between jobless and police in NYC leaves 100s injured
  • US troops land in Honolulu to protect the king

Famous Birthdays

  • Jozef-Ernest van Roey, Belgian cardinal (opposed Nazism as archbishop of Mechlin), born in Vorselaar (d. 1961)
1874 Highlights

About January 13, 1874

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 149 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn