On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 1876

Historical Events

  • "Die Afrikaanse Patriot", the first newspaper in Afrikaans, is published in Paarl

Famous Deaths

  • Eliza Johnson, U.S. First Lady (b. 1810)
1876 Highlights

About January 15, 1876

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn