Historical Events In January - 01
Monday, 10 August 2020
1863 On January - 01 the first homestead under the Homestead Act claimed, near Beatrice NE
1863 On January - 01 1st homestead under the Homestead Act claimed, near Beatrice, Nebr
1863 Aleko Konstantinov, Bulgarian writer (To Chicago & Back) on January - 01.
1864 The birth of Alfred Stiglitz, American photographer on this day in history.
1864 On January - 01 alfred Stieglitz, US photographer/art dealer (Camera Work)
1865 -Apr 26th] Carolinas' campaign on this day in history.
1865 On January - 01 giuseppe Ferrata, composer
1867 On January - 01 charles Edward Montague, English author/critic (Fiery Particles)
1871 On this day in history belgium disbands salt tax
1873 On January - 01 origin of Japanese Era
1873 On January - 01 mariano Azuela, Mexico, novelist (The Flies, The Bosses)
1874 On this day in history new York City annexes the Bronx
1874 Hugo Leichtentritt, composer on this day in history.
1875 Charles Rist, French economist on this day in history.
1876 On this day in history the Reichsbank opens in Berlin.
1876 On this day in history johan C Altorf, sculptor (October 3rd monument)
1877 England's Queen Victoria proclaimed empress of India on January - 01.
1878 Edwin Franko Goldman, composer on this day in history.
1879 The birth of E.M Forester, English novelist on this day in history.
1879 On this day in history the birth of William Fox, Founder of 20th Century Fox film studios
1879 On January - 01 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 Building of Panama Canal, begins on January - 01.
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 January - 01.
1882 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 on January - 01.
1882 On this day in history w C Wendelaar, mayor of Alkmaar (1919-34)/Dutch MP (VVD)
1883 Federigo Tozzi, Italian writer/journalist (La Torre, Tre Croci) on this day in history.
1885 On January - 01 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.