On This Day: January 01st
This is 1st day of the year and 364 days remain in the year.
- Hebrew calendar—14 Tevet 5778
- Chinese calendar—the 15th day of the 11th month of 4715 (Ding You)
- Islamic calendar—(note)
J. Edgar Hooverdirector of FBI
J. D. Salingerwriter
Lorenzo de' Medicimerchant prince
Huldreich ZwingliProtestant reformer
Pierre de Coubertinfather of the Modern Olympic Games
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Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.