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Famous Birthdays In January - 02

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1642  Mehmed IV, sultan (Turkey) was born on January - 02.  

1647  On this day in history birth of nathaniel Bacon, leader of Bacon's Rebellion, Va (1676)  

1699  On this day in history birth of osman III, sultan (Turkey)  

1713  Marie Dumesnil, French actress (d. 1803) was born on this day in history.  

1719  On January - 02 birth of jacques-Alexandre Laffon de Ladebat, French shipbuilder (d. 1797)  

1727  On January - 02 birth of james Wolfe, commanded British Army (captured Quebec)  

1728  Louis Barbiano de Belgioioso, Austrian count/diplomat in Belgium was born on this day in history.  

1732  On January - 02 birth of franz Xaver Brixi, composer  

1752  Philip Freneau, poet of American Revolution (The American Village) was born on this day in history.  

1777  On January - 02 birth of christian D Rauch, German sculptor  

1803  On this day in history birth of gugliemo Libri, [della Somaia], Ital/Fren mathematician/book collector  

1807  Tomasz Napoleon Nidecki, composer was born on January - 02.  

1809  On this day in history birth of friedrich Wilhelm Jahns, composer  

1822  Rudolph J E Clausius, Germany, physicist (thermodynamics) was born on this day in history.  

1827  Peter Semenov of Tian Shan, Russian explorer (d. 1914) was born on January - 02.  

1830  On this day in history birth of henry Kingsley, English/Australian writer  

1831  Justin Winston, historian/librarian (Harvard) was born on this day in history.  

1833  On this day in history birth of frederick A. Johnson, American politician (d. 1893)  

1835  Charles Russell Lowell Jr, Brig General (Union volunteers) was born on January - 02.  

1836  On January - 02 birth of queen Emma of Hawaii, Consort of King Kamehameha IV (d. 1885)  

1836  Mendele Moykher Sforim, Jewish writer (d. 1917) was born on this day in history.  

1837  On this day in history birth of mili Alexeyevich Balakirev, Nizhny-Novgorod, Russia, composer (Tamara)  

1842  Amy G C A Bonet-Maury, French reformed theologist was born on this day in history.  

1846  On this day in history birth of sandor Erkel, composer  

1857  Frederick Opper, cartoonist (Maud, Alphonse & Gaston) was born on this day in history.  

1857  On this day in history birth of martha Carey Thomas, educator/president (Bryn Mawr College)  

1860  William C Mills, museum curator (excavated Ohio Indian mounds) was born on January - 02.  

1861  On this day in history birth of helen Herron Taft, 1st lady (1909-12)  

1863  On January - 02 birth of lucia Zarate, became lightest known adult human (2.1 kg at 17)  

1866  On this day in history birth of prof Gilbert Murray, Australian classical scholar (d. 1957)  

1870  On this day in history birth of ernst Barlach, writer  

1873  On this day in history birth of anton Pannekoek, Dutch astronomer/marxist theorist (Communist Tactics)  

1873  On this day in history birth of thérèse de Lisieux, French Roman-Catholic nun (d. 1897)  

1877  Slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (d.1906) was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In January - 02

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0017  On this day in history publius Ovidius Naso, Roman poet, dies  

1512  Death of Svante, Regent of Sweden (b. 1460) on January - 02.  

1514  On this day in history death of william Smyth, English bishop and statesman (bc. 1460)  

1557  On this day in history death of pontormo, Italian painter (b. 1494)  

1685  On January - 02 death of harbottle Grimston, English politician (b. 1603)  

1694  Death of Henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington, English politician (b. 1651) on January - 02.  

1726  Domenico Zipoli, composer, dies at 37 on this day in history.  

1740  On this day in history johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63