Home Events & Holidays Famous Birthdays Famous Deaths Famous Quotes History Calendar Add Your Events

 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Birth of the Libertador (Bolivar Day) (Venezuela)
  • Children's Day (Vanuatu)
  • Fiesta de Santiago (Peru)
  • Jose Barbosa Day (Puerto Rico)
  • Pioneer Day (Utah) (United States of America)
  • Simon Bolivar Day (Ecuador)
  • View All »

 

Days In January

 

Poll

  • Does life exist beyond Earth?
    Yes
    No
    Don't Know
 

Contest

Get The Maximum Likes For Your Events Page And Win Exciting Gifts!!!
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Sponsors

 

Historical Events Happened In January - 13

Thursday, 24 July 2014

1893  On this day in history clarke Ashton Smith, US, sci-fi author (Lost Worlds, Genius Loci)  

1894  Revolution in Sicily crushed by government troops on this day in history.  

1895  On this day in history oscar Wilde's "Ideal Husband," premieres in London  

1895  On this day in history anton Betzner, writer  

1898  Emile Zola publishes his open letter (J'accuse) in defense of Captain Alfred Dreyfus in Paris on this day in history.  

1898  Emile Zola publishes his open letter (J'accuse) in defense of Dreyfus on this day in history.  

1898  On this day in history pedro DE Teixeira de Mattos, Dutch diplomat  

1899  On this day in history the Canadian Northern Railway is formed by the amalgamation of the Winnipeg Great Northern Railway and the Lake Manitoba Railway and Canal Company. William Mackenzie and Donald Mann then proceeded to expand the Canadian Northern system so that by 1915 the system comprised 9,362 miles of trackage.  

1900  Yasuji Kiyose, composer on this day in history.  

1901  Carlo Angeloni, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

1902  On this day in history textile workers strike in Enschede Netherlands till June 1  

1902  On this day in history textile workers strike in Enschede Neth till June 1  

1903  On this day in history kay Francis, [Katherine E Gibbs], Okla City, actress (False Madonna)  

1904  On this day in history richard Addinsell, London England, composer (Taming of Shrew)  

1905  Percy Humphrey, musician on this day in history.  

1906  On this day in history the first radio set advertised (Telimco for $7.50 in Scientific American) claimed to receive signals up to one mile  

1906  On this day in history 1st radio set advertised (Telimco for $7.50 in Scientific American) claimed to receive signals up to one mile  

1906  On this day in history maxime Jacob, composer  

1907  Sabine Zlatin, nurse on this day in history.  

1908  French pilot Henry Farman is first European to fly roundtrip on this day in history.  

1908  On this day in history french pilot Henry Farman is 1st European to fly roundtrip  

1909  Danny Barker, jazz guitarist on this day in history.  

1910  JM Synge's "Deirdre of the Sorrows," premieres in Dublin on this day in history.  

1911  On this day in history gerhart Hauptmann's "Die Ratten," premieres in Berlin  

1911  Roald Amundsens anchors at Walvis Bay on this day in history.  

1911  On this day in history south Africa's first win over Australia, at Adelaide  

1911  Johannes Bjelke-Petersen, premier (Queensland) on this day in history.  

1912  -40F (-40C), Oakland MD (state record) on this day in history.  

1912  On this day in history -40F (-40C), Oakland, Maryland (state record)  

1913  Jeff Morrow, NYC, actor (Bart-Union Pacific, Temperatures Rising) on this day in history.  

1913  Thomas P Krag, Norw author/novelist (Jon Graeff, Ulf Ran), dies at 44 on this day in history.  

1914  On this day in history iWW-leader/songwriter Joe Hill arrested "Girl from Utah" East-Prussia  

1914  Bernardus H Heldt, Dutch MP, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

1915  Earthquake in Avezzano Italy kills 30,000 on this day in history.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | Next Page »

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • BIG AND WORST FIGHTS IN FOOTBALL FULL HD
  • Dirty Football - Worst Tackles and Injuries
  • Best Of Rene Higuita by Jejinho
  • World Cup Moments: Carlos Valderrama
  • World Cup Greatest Moments - USA upsets England
  • World Cup Greatest Moments - Diego Maradona 1986 'The Hand of God'
  • World Cup Greatest Moments - The Miracle of Bern 1954
  • Diego Maradona Highlights - The Legend
  • Pelé rare amazing Dribbling Skills - VOLUME 1
  • Moments in history that shocked the world Part 1 of 3
  • History's 10 Most Mysterious Disappearances
  • Worst Blizzard in Chicago History, January 26, 1967 Universal Newsreel (Jan 31 1967)
  • Air France Flight 8969 Hijacking - GIGN Raid
  • Boeing 777 plane from Seoul crashes on landing at San Francisco airport - no comment
  • New Video First Plane Hit Tower  9 11 9/11 Terrorist Terror Attack World Trade Center September 11

Famous Birthdays In January - 13

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1334  King Henry II of Castile (d. 1379) was born on this day in history.  

1381  On this day in history birth of st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)  

1406  On this day in history birth of matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)  

1505  Joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg) was born on this day in history.  

1562  Mark Alexander Boyd, Scottish poet (d. 1601) was born on this day in history.  

1596  On this day in history birth of jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter  

1610  Maria Anna of Austria, Electress of Bavaria (d. 1665) was born on this day in history.  

1616  Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In January - 13

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0086  Death of Gaius Marius, Roman general and politician (b. 157 BC) on this day in history.  

0533  Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on this day in history.  

0858  Aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies on this day in history.  

0888  On this day in history charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies  

1049  On this day in history derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle  

1138  On this day in history death of simon I, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1076)  

1151  On this day in history death of abbot Suger, French statesman and historian (b. 1081)  

1177  On this day in history hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies