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What Happened on January 29, 1886

Historical Events


InventionHistoric Invention

Karl Benz patents the "Benz Patent-Motorwagen" in Karlsruhe, Germany, the world's 1st automobile with a burning motor

Automobile Engineer and Inventor Karl Benz
Automobile Engineer and Inventor
Karl Benz

1886 Highlights

About January 29, 1886

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius