Historical Events on January 29, 1802

About Jan 29, 1802

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 216 years, 9 months and 22 days

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

First celebration of Burns night, in honor of poet Robert Burns's birthday by The Mother Club in Greenock (later realized his actual birthday 25th January)

  • John Beckley of Virginia appointed first Librarian of Congress