January 15, 1815 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • War of 1812: the USS President, an American frigate, is captured by four British frigates

Birthdays in History

  • Henry Morris Naglee, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1886)

Deaths in History

  • Emma, Lady Hamilton, English mistress of Lord Nelson (b. 1761