Historical Events In January - 01
Sunday, 24 September 2023
1863 The first homestead under the Homestead Act claimed, near Beatrice NE on this day in history.
1863 On January - 01 1st homestead under the Homestead Act claimed, near Beatrice, Nebr
1863 On this day in history aleko Konstantinov, Bulgarian writer (To Chicago & Back)
1864 On this day in history the birth of Alfred Stiglitz, American photographer
1864 On January - 01 alfred Stieglitz, US photographer/art dealer (Camera Work)
1865 -Apr 26th] Carolinas' campaign on this day in history.
1865 Giuseppe Ferrata, composer on this day in history.
1867 Charles Edward Montague, English author/critic (Fiery Particles) on January - 01.
1871 On this day in history belgium disbands salt tax
1873 On this day in history origin of Japanese Era
1873 Mariano Azuela, Mexico, novelist (The Flies, The Bosses) on this day in history.
1874 On January - 01 new York City annexes the Bronx
1874 On this day in history 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 January - 01.
1877 On this day in history england's Queen Victoria proclaimed empress of India
1878 Edwin Franko Goldman, composer on this day in history.
1879 On this day in history the birth of E.M Forester, English novelist
1879 The birth of William Fox, Founder of 20th Century Fox film studios on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1880 On January - 01 building of Panama Canal, begins
1880 On January - 01 edie Martin, London England, actress (Titfield Thunderbolt)
1881 On January - 01 dr John H Watson is introduced to Sherlock Holmes
1881 Carry van Bridges, [de Haan], Dutch author (Heleen, Eva) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1883 On January - 01 federigo Tozzi, Italian writer/journalist (La Torre, Tre Croci)
1885 On January - 01 roland Diggle, composer
1886 The first Tournament of Roses, Pasadena CA on this day in history.
1887 Wilhelm Canaris, German admiral/head German military intelligence on January - 01.
1887 Johan Hendrik Koelman, portrait painter, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1889 On January - 01 alexander Smallens, St Petersburg, Russia, conductor