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Historical Events For January - 26

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1770  On this day in history alexander Carlyle, Moderator of General Assembly  Click To Search About This In Google

1771  Jacob Andries van Braam, colonial director (Suriname) on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

1778  On this day in history ugo Foscolo, Italian poet (Ultime lettere di Jacopo Ortis)  Click To Search About This In Google

1781  On this day in history achim v Arnim, writer  Click To Search About This In Google

1784  On this day in history ben Franklin expresses unhappiness over the eagle as America's symbol  Click To Search About This In Google

1784  Ben Franklin expresses unhappiness over eagle as America's symbol on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

1786  Benjamin Robert Haydon, Plymouth, painter (Waiting for The Times) on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

1788  On January - 26 captain Arthur Phillip forms English colony at Sydney, Botany Bay New South Wales as a penal colony  Click To Search About This In Google

1788  The first English convicts arrive in Australia on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1788  The first group of European settlers arrives in Australia on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

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1788  Captain Arthur Phillip hoists the English flag on Botany Bay, New South Wales, now celebrated as Australia Day on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

1789  On this day in history john Odell signs contract for £336 to build St Peter's church (Bronx)  Click To Search About This In Google

1789  On January - 26 john Odell signs contract for £336 to build St Peter's church (Bronx)  Click To Search About This In Google

1790  On January - 26 mozart's opera "Cosi Fan Tutte" premieres in Vienna  Click To Search About This In Google

1795  Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, composer, dies at 62 on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

1797  On this day in history russia, Prussia &Austria sign treaty  Click To Search About This In Google

1797  On this day in history russia, Prussia & Austria sign treaty  Click To Search About This In Google

1798  On this day in history christian Gottlob Neefe, German organist/composer, dies at 49  Click To Search About This In Google

1802  Congress passes an act calling for a US Capitol library on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1802  On this day in history the Italian republic created January 26 from the former Cisalpine republic with Napoleon Bonaparte as president annexes Piedmont September 21 and annexes Parma and Piacenza in October  Click To Search About This In Google

1803  On January - 26 georg von Pasterwiz, composer, dies at 72  Click To Search About This In Google

1808  Rum Rebellion, the only successful (albeit short-lived) armed takeover of the government in Australia on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

1813  Juan Pablo Duarte, Dominican founding father (d. 1876 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1814  On this day in history rufus King, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1876  Click To Search About This In Google

1816  On this day in history lloyd Tilghman, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1863  Click To Search About This In Google

1819  On this day in history abner Doubleday, Union general-major/inventor (baseball) [or Jun 26]  Click To Search About This In Google

1824  Edward Jenner, discoverer (vaccination), dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1826  Julia Dent Grant, 1st lady (1862-76) on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

1828  On this day in history johan T Buys, Dutch lawyer  Click To Search About This In Google

1831  Mary Mapes Dodge, NYC, writer (Hans Brinker & the Silver Skates) on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

1833  Gaetano Donizetti's opera "Lucrezia Borgia," premieres in Milan on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1833  Gaetano Dinozetti's opera "Lucrezia Borgia," premieres in Milan on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

1837  Michigan admitted as 26th US state on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1838  Tennessee becomes first state to prohibit alcohol on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In January - 26

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1497  On this day in history birth of emperor Go-Nara of Japan (d. 1557)  Click To Search About This In Google

1541  On January - 26 birth of florent Chrestien, French writer (d. 1596)  Click To Search About This In Google

1613  Johann Jakob Wolleb, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1667  Henricus Zwaardecroon, gov-gen of Neth-Indies was born on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

1708  William Hayes, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1714  On this day in history birth of jean B Pigalle, French sculptor (Child with Bird Cage)  Click To Search About This In Google

1715  On this day in history birth of claude Helvetius, Paris France, philosopher  Click To Search About This In Google

1716  On January - 26 birth of george Sackville Germain, 1st Viscount Sackville  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Deaths In January - 26

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0946  Death of Eadgyth, German Queen on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1109  On this day in history albericus of Côteaux, French saint, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1567  On January - 26 death of nicholas Wotton, English diplomat  Click To Search About This In Google

1630  Death of Henry Briggs, English mathematician (b. 1556) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1636  On January - 26 death of jean Hotman, Marquis de Villers-St-Paul, French diplomat (b. 1552)  Click To Search About This In Google

1697  Death of Georg Mohr, Danish mathematician (b. 1640) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1706  Guillaume Poitevin, composer, dies at 59 on January - 26.  Click To Search About This In Google

1744  Death of Ludwig Andreas Graf Khevenhüller, Austrian field marshal (b. 1683) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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