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Historical Events In January - 08

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

1848  On this day in history austrian soldiers kill 10 students, Pavia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1853  On January - 08 the first US bronze equestrian statue (of Andrew Jackson) unveiled, Washington  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1853  On January - 08 1st US bronze equestrian statue (of Andrew Jackson) unveiled, Wash  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1856  Dr John A Veatch discovers borax, Tuscan Springs CA on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1856  Dr. John Veatch discovers Borax (hydrated sodium borate), still popular as a hand and laundry cleaner in the 1950s and 1960s on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1856  On January - 08 dr John A Veatch discovers borax, Tuscan Springs, Calif  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  On January - 08 dion Boucicauly's "Poor of NY," premieres in NYC  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  On this day in history friedrich Karl Kuhmstedt, composer, dies at 48  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1859  On January - 08 antoine GB Schayes, Belgian historian/archaeologist, dies at 50  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1860  Nancy Jones, US black missionary in Africa on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1862  On January - 08 frank Nelson Doubleday, publisher/founder (Doubleday & Co)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  On January - 08 american Civil War: Second Battle of Springfield  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  On this day in history victor-Charles-Paul Dourlen, composer, dies at 83  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1867  On January - 08 legislation gives suffrage to DC blacks, despite President Johnson's veto  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1867  Legislation gives suffrage to DC blacks, despite Pres Johnson's veto on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1867  On this day in history emily Green Balch, US, sociologist/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1946)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1868  Frank Dyson, proved Einstein right about light bent by gravity on January - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1870  US mint at Carson City NV begins issuing coins on January - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1870  US mint at Carson City, Nevada begins issuing coins on January - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1870  On this day in history miguel Primo de Rivera Orbaneja, dictator of Spain (1923-30)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1873  On January - 08 lucien Capet, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1877  Crazy Horse and his warriors fight their last battle with the United States Cavalry at Wolf Mountain (Montana Territory) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1878  Secret meeting of King Leopold II's agent & Henry Morton Stanley on January - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  On this day in history [Joshua] Norton I, Emperor of US/Protector of Mexico, dies at 60  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1883  Josue Teofilo Wilkes, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1884  Chrome tanning process for leather patented by Augustus Schultz on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  On January - 08 john Curtin, Victoria, Australian PM (Labor, 1941-45)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1886  Noble Drew Ali, [Timothy Drew], NC, prophet (Moorish Science Temple) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1888  On this day in history matt Moore, County Meath Ireland, actor (Coquette, Deluge)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1889  On January - 08 dr Herman Hollerith receives first US patent for a tabulating machine (1st Computer)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1889  1st Computer patented on January - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1889  On this day in history paul Hartmann, Furth Germany, actor (Haunted Castle)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1890  On January - 08 sandor Rado, Hungarian/US psycho analyst  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1891  On January - 08 the birth of Walther Bothe, German physicist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1081  Henry V, Roman German king/emperor (1098/1111-25) was born on January - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1556  On this day in history birth of uesugi Kagekatsu, Japanese samurai and warlord (d. 1623)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1583  On this day in history birth of simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1587  Johannes Fabricius, Denmark, astronomer (discovered sunspots) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1589  Ivan [Dzivo F] Gundulic, Dalmatisch writer (Dubravka) was born on January - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1601  On January - 08 birth of baltasar Gracián y Morales, Spanish writer (d. 1658)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1628  Francois de Montmorency-Bouteville, duc de Luxemburg, French soldier was born on January - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  On this day in history birth of samuel, Freiherr von Pufendorf, German jurist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0482  On January - 08 severinus, German monastery founder/saint, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0624  Abu Sufjan ibn Harb, Kurashite chief, dies in battle on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1100  Death of Antipope Clement III (bc. 1029) on January - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1107  On this day in history death of edgar of Scotland (b. 1074)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1198  On this day in history coelestinus III, [Giacinto Bobo], pope (1191-98), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1324  Marco Polo, Venetian explorer/gov of Nanking, dies on January - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1336  Giotto di Bondone, Italian Renaissance painter, dies at about 71 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1455  On this day in history laurentius Justitianus, [Lorenzo Giustiniani], saint, dies at 73  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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