Historical Events In January - 02
Monday, 03 August 2020
1861 On this day in history colonel Charles Stone is put in charge of organizing DC militia
1861 SC seizes inactive Fort Johnson in Charleston Harbor on January - 02.
1861 On January - 02 sC seizes inactive Ft Johnson in Charleston Harbor
1861 Helen Herron Taft, 1st lady (1909-12) on this day in history.
1861 Frederik Willem IV, king Prussia (1840-61)/Germ (1849-61), dies at 65 on January - 02.
1863 Battle of Murfreesboro (Stone's River) ends on January - 02.
1863 Lucia Zarate, became lightest known adult human (2.1 kg at 17) on this day in history.
1863 On this day in history roger Weightman Hanson, Confederate brig-gen, dies in battle at 35
1870 On this day in history construction of Brooklyn Bridge begins
1870 On this day in history ernst Barlach, writer
1871 On this day in history king Amadeus I of Spain inaugurated at 25
1872 Canada and the US first share telegraphed weather reports on this day in history.
1873 Anton Pannekoek, Dutch astronomer/marxist theorist (Communist Tactics) on January - 02.
1877 Slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (d.1906) on January - 02.
1879 British battleship Thunder explodes in Gulf of Ismid, 9 die on January - 02.
1879 First Test match hat-trick, Fred Spofforth at the MCG on January - 02.
1879 On January - 02 1st Test match hat-trick, Fred Spofforth at the MCG
1879 On January - 02 johannes L "Jan" Walch, Dutch literary (Grimaces)
1880 On this day in history louis Breguet, French aviation pioneer
1881 On January - 02 frederick Varley painter, born at Sheffield England; he was a founding member of Canada's "Group of Seven" artists
1881 Camille Saint-SaĂ«ns' 3rd Concerto in B, premieres on this day in history.
1882 Because of anti-monopoly laws, Standard Oil is organized as a trust on January - 02.
1884 Jacques Chardonne, [Boutelleau], French writer (l'Epithalame) on this day in history.
1885 On January - 02 general Wolseley receives last distress signal of General Gordon in Khartoum
1885 On January - 02 gen Wolseley receives last distress signal of Gen Gordon in Khartoum
1885 Johannes Ringers, Dutch water engineer (dikes) on January - 02.
1886 Moyshe Leyb Halpern, Galican/US poet (In New-York) on January - 02.
1889 Tito Schipa, Italy, tenor/composer (La Rondine) on this day in history.
1890 On January - 02 alice Sanger becomes first female White House staffer
1890 Record 19'2" alligator shot in Louisiana by E A McIlhenny on this day in history.
1890 On this day in history alice Sanger becomes 1st female White House staffer
1892 Lura Anson, Nebraska, entertainer on January - 02.
1892 On January - 02 george B Airy, English astronomer/writer, dies at 90
1893 On January - 02 the first US commemoratives &1st US stamp to picture a woman issued