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Historical Events Happened In January - 01

Thursday, 24 April 2014

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 this day in history.  

1782  On this day in history johann Christian Bach, German composer/Mozarts tutor, dies at 46  

1784  William Beale, composer on this day in history.  

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

1787  On this day in history 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  Quakers in Pennsylvania emancipate their slaves on this day in history.  

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

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  On this day in history albany replaces NYC as capital of NY  

1797  On this day in history albany becomes the capital of New York state  

1797  Albany replaces New York City as capital of NY on this day in history.  

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

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  On this day in history sydney Nelson, composer  

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

1801  The Irish Parliament votes to join the Kingdom of Great Britain, forming the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on this day in history.  

1801  Ireland & Great Britain (England & Scotland) form United Kingdom on this day in history.  

1803  On this day in history 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  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 this day in history 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 this day in history.  

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

1808  On this day in history congress prohibits importation of slaves  

1809  Holland Brigade under brig gen Chasse reaches Madrid on this day in history.  

1809  On this day in history john Pieter Heije, Dutch physician/writer/poet (Silver Fleet)  

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 this day in history.  

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

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 this day in history.  

1449  On this day in history birth of lorenzo de' Medici, Italian statesman (d. 1492)  

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

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  On this day in history basilius the Great, of Caesarea, saint (Moralia), dies  

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

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

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

1204  Death of King Haakon III of Norway (c. 1170) on this day in history.  

1387  Karel de Boze, king of Navarra (1349-87), dies on this day in history.  

1502  On this day in history gregorius XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italy, pope (1572-85), dies  

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