On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1879

Historical Events

  • US National Archery Association forms in Crawfordsville, Indiana

Famous Deaths

  • Adolf Jensen, composer, dies at 42
1879 Highlights

About January 23, 1879

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius