Historical Events Happened In January - 01
Saturday, 23 July 2016
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 Patrice F earl de Neney, South Neth Secret Council chairman, dies at 67 on January - 01.
1785 On January - 01 "Daily Universal Register" (Times of London) publishes 1st issue
1785 "Daily Universal Register" (Times of London) publishes first issue on January - 01.
1787 Arthur Middleton, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 44 on this day in history.
1788 On this day in history london's Daily Universal Registrar becomes the Times
1788 Quakers in Pennsylvania emancipate their slaves on this day in history.
1788 On January - 01 london's Daily Universal Register becomes the Times
1789 On this day in history christleib Siegmund Binder, composer, dies at 65
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 this day in history.
1797 On January - 01 albany replaces New York City as capital of NY
1798 On this day in history russia appoints 1st Jewish censor to censor Hebrew books
1798 Russia appoints first Jewish censor to censor Hebrew books on this day in history.
1800 On January - 01 dutch East Indies Company dissolves
1800 On January - 01 sydney Nelson, composer
1800 Louis J M Daubenton, France, zoologist, dies at 83 on January - 01.
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 Ireland & Great Britain (England & Scotland) form United Kingdom on this day in history.
1803 On January - 01 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.
1804 On this day in history haiti gains independence from France (National Day)
1804 Jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France on January - 01.
1807 On January - 01 curacao is taken by English (until March, 1816)
1807 Curaçao is taken by English (until March, 1816) on this day in history.
1808 African Benevolent Society (education) forms on January - 01.
1808 On January - 01 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
1808 Sierra Leone becomes a British colony on this day in history.
1808 Congress prohibits importation of slaves on this day in history.
1809 Holland Brigade under brig gen Chasse reaches Madrid on January - 01.
1809 On January - 01 john Pieter Heije, Dutch physician/writer/poet (Silver Fleet)
1809 Holland Brigade under Brigadier General Chassé reaches Madrid on this day in history.