On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1876

Famous Birthdays

  • Józef Hofmann, Polish-American pianist, composer, educator (Curtis Institute, 1924-38), and inventor, born in Podgórze, Austro-Hungarian Galicia (now Poland) (d. 1957)
1876 Highlights

About January 20, 1876

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 146 years and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius