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Historical Events For January - 08

Tuesday, 21 February 2017

1848  Austrian soldiers kill 10 students, Pavia on January - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1853  The first US bronze equestrian statue (of Andrew Jackson) unveiled, Washington on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1853  1st US bronze equestrian statue (of Andrew Jackson) unveiled, Wash on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1856  On this day in history dr John A Veatch discovers borax, Tuscan Springs CA  Click To Search About This In Google

1856  On this day in history dr. John Veatch discovers Borax (hydrated sodium borate), still popular as a hand and laundry cleaner in the 1950s and 1960s.  Click To Search About This In Google

1856  On this day in history dr John A Veatch discovers borax, Tuscan Springs, Calif  Click To Search About This In Google

1857  Dion Boucicauly's "Poor of NY," premieres in NYC on January - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1858  On January - 08 friedrich Karl Kuhmstedt, composer, dies at 48  Click To Search About This In Google

1859  On this day in history antoine GB Schayes, Belgian historian/archaeologist, dies at 50  Click To Search About This In Google

1860  Nancy Jones, US black missionary in Africa on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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1862  On January - 08 frank Nelson Doubleday, publisher/founder (Doubleday & Co)  Click To Search About This In Google

1863  On January - 08 american Civil War: Second Battle of Springfield  Click To Search About This In Google

1864  On January - 08 victor-Charles-Paul Dourlen, composer, dies at 83  Click To Search About This In Google

1867  On this day in history legislation gives suffrage to DC blacks, despite President Johnson's veto  Click To Search About This In Google

1867  Legislation gives suffrage to DC blacks, despite Pres Johnson's veto on January - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1867  On January - 08 emily Green Balch, US, sociologist/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1946)  Click To Search About This In Google

1868  Frank Dyson, proved Einstein right about light bent by gravity on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1870  On this day in history uS mint at Carson City NV begins issuing coins  Click To Search About This In Google

1870  On January - 08 uS mint at Carson City, Nevada begins issuing coins  Click To Search About This In Google

1870  On this day in history miguel Primo de Rivera Orbaneja, dictator of Spain (1923-30)  Click To Search About This In Google

1873  On this day in history lucien Capet, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1877  On this day in history crazy Horse and his warriors fight their last battle with the United States Cavalry at Wolf Mountain (Montana Territory).  Click To Search About This In Google

1878  On this day in history secret meeting of King Leopold II's agent & Henry Morton Stanley  Click To Search About This In Google

1880  [Joshua] Norton I, Emperor of US/Protector of Mexico, dies at 60 on January - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1883  On this day in history josue Teofilo Wilkes, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1884  On January - 08 chrome tanning process for leather patented by Augustus Schultz  Click To Search About This In Google

1885  John Curtin, Victoria, Australian PM (Labor, 1941-45) on January - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1886  On January - 08 noble Drew Ali, [Timothy Drew], NC, prophet (Moorish Science Temple)  Click To Search About This In Google

1888  Matt Moore, County Meath Ireland, actor (Coquette, Deluge) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1889  On this day in history dr Herman Hollerith receives first US patent for a tabulating machine (1st Computer)  Click To Search About This In Google

1889  On January - 08 1st Computer patented  Click To Search About This In Google

1889  On this day in history paul Hartmann, Furth Germany, actor (Haunted Castle)  Click To Search About This In Google

1890  On January - 08 sandor Rado, Hungarian/US psycho analyst  Click To Search About This In Google

1891  On January - 08 the birth of Walther Bothe, German physicist  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In January - 08

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1081  Henry V, Roman German king/emperor (1098/1111-25) was born on January - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1556  On January - 08 birth of uesugi Kagekatsu, Japanese samurai and warlord (d. 1623)  Click To Search About This In Google

1583  Simon Episcopius, Dutch bishop/theologist was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1587  On January - 08 birth of johannes Fabricius, Denmark, astronomer (discovered sunspots)  Click To Search About This In Google

1589  Ivan [Dzivo F] Gundulic, Dalmatisch writer (Dubravka) was born on January - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1601  On January - 08 birth of baltasar Gracián y Morales, Spanish writer (d. 1658)  Click To Search About This In Google

1628  On January - 08 birth of francois de Montmorency-Bouteville, duc de Luxemburg, French soldier  Click To Search About This In Google

1632  Samuel, Freiherr von Pufendorf, German jurist was born on January - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Deaths In January - 08

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0482  On January - 08 severinus, German monastery founder/saint, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

0624  On January - 08 abu Sufjan ibn Harb, Kurashite chief, dies in battle  Click To Search About This In Google

1100  Death of Antipope Clement III (bc. 1029) on January - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1107  Death of Edgar of Scotland (b. 1074) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1198  On January - 08 coelestinus III, [Giacinto Bobo], pope (1191-98), dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1324  Marco Polo, Venetian explorer/gov of Nanking, dies on January - 08.  Click To Search About This In Google

1336  On January - 08 giotto di Bondone, Italian Renaissance painter, dies at about 71  Click To Search About This In Google

1455  On this day in history laurentius Justitianus, [Lorenzo Giustiniani], saint, dies at 73  Click To Search About This In Google

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