Historical Events In January - 01
Saturday, 26 November 2022
1863 On January - 01 the first homestead under the Homestead Act claimed, near Beatrice NE
1863 1st homestead under the Homestead Act claimed, near Beatrice, Nebr on this day in history.
1863 Aleko Konstantinov, Bulgarian writer (To Chicago & Back) on January - 01.
1864 On this day in history the birth of Alfred Stiglitz, American photographer
1864 Alfred Stieglitz, US photographer/art dealer (Camera Work) on January - 01.
1865 -Apr 26th] Carolinas' campaign on January - 01.
1865 Giuseppe Ferrata, composer on January - 01.
1867 Charles Edward Montague, English author/critic (Fiery Particles) on January - 01.
1871 Belgium disbands salt tax on this day in history.
1873 On January - 01 origin of Japanese Era
1873 Mariano Azuela, Mexico, novelist (The Flies, The Bosses) on January - 01.
1874 New York City annexes the Bronx on this day in history.
1874 On January - 01 hugo Leichtentritt, composer
1875 Charles Rist, French economist on January - 01.
1876 The Reichsbank opens in Berlin on this day in history.
1876 Johan C Altorf, sculptor (October 3rd monument) on this day in history.
1877 On January - 01 england's Queen Victoria proclaimed empress of India
1878 On this day in history edwin Franko Goldman, composer
1879 The birth of E.M Forester, English novelist on this day in history.
1879 The birth of William Fox, Founder of 20th Century Fox film studios on January - 01.
1879 On this day in history john Brahms' Violin Concerto in D major premieres in Leipzig
1879 Edward M Forster, England, novelist (Howards End, Passage to India) on January - 01.
1880 Building of Panama Canal, begins on this day in history.
1880 Edie Martin, London England, actress (Titfield Thunderbolt) on this day in history.
1881 On January - 01 dr John H Watson is introduced to Sherlock Holmes
1881 On January - 01 carry van Bridges, [de Haan], Dutch author (Heleen, Eva)
1882 On January - 01 william Cornelius Van Horne is appointed General Manager of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Van Horne succeeded in laying 480 miles of track across the Prairies in the summer of 1882.
1882 W C Wendelaar, mayor of Alkmaar (1919-34)/Dutch MP (VVD) on January - 01.
1883 On January - 01 federigo Tozzi, Italian writer/journalist (La Torre, Tre Croci)
1885 On this day in history roland Diggle, composer
1886 On this day in history the first Tournament of Roses, Pasadena CA
1887 On this day in history wilhelm Canaris, German admiral/head German military intelligence
1887 Johan Hendrik Koelman, portrait painter, dies at 66 on January - 01.
1889 Alexander Smallens, St Petersburg, Russia, conductor on January - 01.