Historical Events In January - 11
Sunday, 24 September 2023
1808 On January - 11 antoine GB Schayes, Belgian historian/archaeologist
1813 The first pineapples planted in Hawaii on this day in history.
1813 1st pineapples planted in Hawaii (or 1/21) on this day in history.
1814 On this day in history james Paget, English surgeon (disease of Paget)
1815 On January - 11 john A MacDonald, (C) 1st PM of Canada (1867-73)
1816 On January - 11 fitz-Henry Warren, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1878
1818 On January - 11 john Reese Kenly, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1891
1825 Bayard Taylor, U.S. poet and writer (d. 1878 on this day in history.
1831 On this day in history james Ronald Chalmers, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1898
1837 On this day in history john Field, Irish pianist/composer (Nocturnes), dies at 54
1839 On January - 11 earthquake at Martinique destroys half of Port Royal-700 die
1839 On January - 11 eugenio Maria de Hostos, Puerto Rico, patriot/scholar
1842 William James, US, psychologist/philosopher on January - 11.
1843 On January - 11 francis Scott Key, composer (Star Spangled Banner), dies at 63
1847 On this day in history caroline von Wolzogen [von Lengefeld], German author, dies at 83
1849 On January - 11 elizabeth Blackwell becomes 1st woman in US to earn medical degree
1849 On this day in history oskar Lassar, German dermatologist (bath house)
1850 J C Arthur, Lowville NY, botanist (studied rusts) on January - 11.
1852 On January - 11 konstantin Fehrenbach, German chancellor (1920-21)
1853 Gustav Falke, German author/poet (Der Mann im Nebel) on this day in history.
1856 On January - 11 christian August Sinding, Kongsberg Norway, composer
1856 Nikolai I Nadezjdin, Russian archaeologist, dies [NS=Jan 23] on January - 11.
1857 On January - 11 fred[erick J] Archer, English jockey (won 5 Derbys)
1859 On January - 11 [Gerard] Jan Ligthart, Dutch educator (Nog bij mother, Ot & Sien)
1860 Marie Bashkirtseff, Russian/French painter/author (Journal) on January - 11.
1861 Alabama secedes from the Union at the start of the U.S. Civil War on this day in history.
1861 On this day in history mexico City captured by Juárez (Liberal) in War of the Reform
1861 Alabama becomes 4th state to secede on this day in history.
1863 On January - 11 cSS Alabama sinks USS Hatteras off Galveston
1863 Union forces capture Arkansas Post, or Fort Hindman AR on this day in history.
1863 Naval engagement near Galveston between CSS Alabama & USS Hatteras on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history charing Cross Station opens in London
1864 Thomas Dixon, US attorney/playwright (Flaming Sword) on January - 11.
1865 Battle of Beverly WV on this day in history.