Historical Events In January - 22
Monday, 03 August 2020
1748 On this day in history lewis Edson, composer
1753 On January - 22 peter Fuchs, composer
1756 On this day in history vincenzo Righini, composer
1758 Russian troops occupy KÃ¶nigsberg, East Prussia [OS=Jan 11] on January - 22.
1760 On this day in history battle at Wandewash India: British troops beat French
1771 On January - 22 spain agrees to cede Falkland Islands to Britain.
1771 On January - 22 spain ceded the Falkland Islands to Britain.
1771 The Falkland Islands are given to Britain by the Spanish on January - 22.
1771 Spain cedes Falkland Islands to Britain on this day in history.
1775 On this day in history marshal Oscar von Lubomirski expels Jews from Warsaw Poland
1779 On January - 22 stefano Pavesi, composer
1781 On January - 22 francois-Antoine Habeneck, composer
1781 On January - 22 johann Siebenkas, composer, dies at 66
1788 On January - 22 the birth of Lord Byron, English poet
1788 On this day in history lord [George Gordon Noel] Byron, England, romantic poet (Don Juan)
1796 On this day in history bernhard Hupfeld, composer, dies at 78
1798 Coup of Midderigh on this day in history.
1798 On January - 22 lewis Morris, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 71
1799 On this day in history horace B de Saussure, Swiss physicist/geologist/alpinist, dies at 58
1802 On January - 22 richard Upjohn, US, gothic architect (Trinity Chapel, NY)
1813 On January - 22 major General Henry Proctor leads 500 soldiers and militia, with Tecumseh's 800 Indians from Amherstburg, in a counterattack across the frozen Detroit River after his defeat 4 days earlier. He recaptures the River Raison post, and defeats 900 US troops led by Brig. Gen. James Winchester, capturing Winchester and 500 Americans
1813 Americans capture Frenchtown, Canada on this day in history.
1814 On January - 22 1st Knights Templar grand encampment in US held, NYC
1815 On this day in history ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger, composer
1816 On January - 22 lord Byron completes "Parisina" & "Siege of Corinth"
1817 English freighter Diana sinks off Malaysia on January - 22.
1820 Hermann von Lingg, German playwright/poet on January - 22.
1824 On this day in history ashantis defeat British forces in the Gold Coast.
1824 On January - 22 josef Leopold Zvonar, composer
1826 On this day in history [Merriwether] Jeff Thompson, Partisan (Confederate Army), died in 1876
1831 Charles Darwin takes his Bachelors of Art exam on January - 22.
1837 Earthquake in southern Syria kills thousands on January - 22.
1840 On January - 22 the first British colonists arrive at Port Nicholson, New Zealand.
1840 On January - 22 british colonists reach New Zealand.