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Historical Events Happened In January - 01

Friday, 27 May 2016

1781  On this day in history 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.  

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

1784  On January - 01 william Beale, composer  

1784  Patrice F earl de Neney, South Neth Secret Council chairman, dies at 67 on January - 01.  

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

1785  "Daily Universal Register" (Times of London) publishes first issue on this day in history.  

1787  On this day in history arthur Middleton, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 44  

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

1788  On January - 01 quakers in Pennsylvania emancipate their slaves  

1788  London's Daily Universal Register becomes the Times on January - 01.  

1789  On January - 01 christleib Siegmund Binder, composer, dies at 65  

1793  On this day in history francesco Guardi, Italian painter, dies at 80  

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

1797  On January - 01 albany becomes the capital of New York state  

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

1798  On January - 01 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  Dutch East Indies Company dissolves on this day in history.  

1800  Sydney Nelson, composer on this day in history.  

1800  On January - 01 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  Haiti gains independence from France (National Day) on this day in history.  

1804  On this day in history jean Jacques Dessalines proclaims independence of Haiti from France  

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

1807  On this day in history curaçao is taken by English (until March, 1816)  

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 January - 01.  

1808  Congress prohibits importation of slaves on January - 01.  

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  Holland Brigade under Brigadier General Chassé reaches Madrid on this day in history.  

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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 this day in history.  

1387  Charles, The Angry One, king of Navarra (1349-87) was born on this day in history.  

1431  On January - 01 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 January - 01.  

1467  Sigismund I, the old, king of Poland was born on this day in history.  

1481  On this day in history 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  Basilius the Great, of Caesarea, saint (Moralia), dies on this day in history.  

0404  Death of Telemachus, Roman monk, murdered on January - 01.  

0898  On January - 01 odo, earl of Paris/king of France (888-98), dies at about 39  

0962  On this day in history boudouin III, count of Flanders, dies  

1204  On this day in history death of king Haakon III of Norway (c. 1170)  

1387  On this day in history karel de Boze, king of Navarra (1349-87), dies  

1502  Gregorius XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italy, pope (1572-85), dies on January - 01.  

1515  On this day in history louis XII, "the Justified" king of France (1498-1515), dies at 52  

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