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Historical Events Happened In January - 01

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1781  1,500 soldiers of the 6th Pennsylvania Regiment under General Anthony Wayne's command rebel against the Continental Army's winter camp in Morristown, New Jersey as part of the Pennsylvania (Continentals; Regiment) Mutiny of 1781 on January - 01.  

1782  Johann Christian Bach, German composer/Mozarts tutor, dies at 46 on this day in history.  

1784  William Beale, composer on January - 01.  

1784  On this day in history patrice F earl de Neney, South Neth Secret Council chairman, dies at 67  

1785  On this day in history "Daily Universal Register" (Times of London) publishes 1st issue  

1785  "Daily Universal Register" (Times of London) publishes first issue on January - 01.  

1787  On January - 01 arthur Middleton, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 44  

1788  On this day in history london's Daily Universal Registrar becomes the Times  

1788  On January - 01 quakers in Pennsylvania emancipate their slaves  

1788  London's Daily Universal Register becomes the Times on this day in history.  

1789  Christleib Siegmund Binder, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.  

1793  Francesco Guardi, Italian painter, dies at 80 on this day in history.  

1797  Albany replaces NYC as capital of NY on this day in history.  

1797  Albany becomes the capital of New York state on January - 01.  

1797  On January - 01 albany replaces New York City as capital of NY  

1798  Russia appoints 1st Jewish censor to censor Hebrew books on this day in history.  

1798  On January - 01 russia appoints first Jewish censor to censor Hebrew books  

1800  On January - 01 dutch East Indies Company dissolves  

1800  Sydney Nelson, composer on January - 01.  

1800  On this day in history louis J M Daubenton, France, zoologist, dies at 83  

1801  On January - 01 the Irish Parliament votes to join the Kingdom of Great Britain, forming the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland  

1801  On January - 01 ireland & Great Britain (England & Scotland) form United Kingdom  

1803  Emperor Gia Long orders all bronze wares of the Tây Sơn Dynasty to be collected and melted into nine cannons for the Royal Citadel in Huế, Vietnam on this day in history.  

1804  On this day in history haiti gains independence from France (National Day)  

1804  Jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France on this day in history.  

1807  On January - 01 curacao is taken by English (until March, 1816)  

1807  Curaçao is taken by English (until March, 1816) on January - 01.  

1808  African Benevolent Society (education) forms on January - 01.  

1808  Importation of slaves into the United States is banned as of January 1 by an act of Congress passed last year, but illegal imports continue on January - 01.  

1808  On this day in history sierra Leone becomes a British colony  

1808  On this day in history congress prohibits importation of slaves  

1809  On this day in history holland Brigade under brig gen Chasse reaches Madrid  

1809  John Pieter Heije, Dutch physician/writer/poet (Silver Fleet) on January - 01.  

1809  On this day in history holland Brigade under Brigadier General Chassé reaches Madrid  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 01

Famous People Born On This Day In History

0766  Ali al-Rida, Shia Imam (d. 818) was born on January - 01.  

1387  Charles, The Angry One, king of Navarra (1349-87) was born on January - 01.  

1431  On this day in history birth of alexander VI [Rodrigo Borgia], Spanish/Italian pope (1492-1503)  

1449  Lorenzo de'Medici, [The Magnificent] of Florence was born on January - 01.  

1449  Lorenzo de' Medici, Italian statesman (d. 1492) was born on this day in history.  

1467  On this day in history birth of sigismund I, the old, king of Poland  

1481  On January - 01 birth of huldrych Zwingli, Swiss Protestant reformer  

1484  Huldrych Zwingli, Swiss Protestant leader (d. 1531) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In January - 01

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0379  On January - 01 basilius the Great, of Caesarea, saint (Moralia), dies  

0404  Death of Telemachus, Roman monk, murdered on this day in history.  

0898  On this day in history odo, earl of Paris/king of France (888-98), dies at about 39  

0962  Boudouin III, count of Flanders, dies on this day in history.  

1204  On January - 01 death of king Haakon III of Norway (c. 1170)  

1387  Karel de Boze, king of Navarra (1349-87), dies on January - 01.  

1502  On January - 01 gregorius XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italy, pope (1572-85), dies  

1515  On January - 01 louis XII, "the Justified" king of France (1498-1515), dies at 52