Historical Events In January - 22
Thursday, 02 July 2020
1842 On this day in history charles Henri Marechal, composer
1845 On January - 22 jacob Verdam, Dutch philologist
1847 Georges-Julien Sieber, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1848 Samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist (Middle Ages) on this day in history.
1849 August Strindberg, Sweden, dramatist/novelist (Apologia) on January - 22.
1850 Alta California becomes a daily paper, 1st such in Calif on January - 22.
1850 On January - 22 vincenzo Pallotti, Italian saint, dies at 54
1852 George Rodwell, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1855 On this day in history ernst Kullak, composer
1857 On this day in history national Association of Baseball Players founded, NY
1858 Beatrice Potter Webb, England, economist on this day in history.
1859 On this day in history brahms' 1st piano concerto (in D minor) premieres, Hanover
1861 Karel Stecker, composer on this day in history.
1862 Confederate govt raises premium for volunteers from $10 to $20 on this day in history.
1863 Union Gen Burnside's "Mud March" on January - 22.
1865 On this day in history friedrich Paschen, German physicist
1868 On January - 22 moritz Ganz, composer, dies at 61
1870 Charles Arnold Tournemire, composer on this day in history.
1871 On January - 22 leon Jessel, composer
1873 On January - 22 britains SS Northfleet sinks at Dungeness England, 300 die
1874 On this day in history liberal Alexander Mackenzie 1822-1892 defeats John A. Macdonald in the second Canadian general election, 138 seats to 67
1874 On January - 22 louis Riel 1844-1885 elected as the member of Parliament for Provencher in Manitoba. He will be prevented from taking his seat by a warrant for his arrest sworn in Ontario, for the murder of Thomas Scott.
1874 On January - 22 wincenty Witoz, Galicia, PM of Poland (1920-21, 1923, 1926)
1875 The birth of D.W Griffith, American film director/producer on this day in history.
1875 On this day in history bonifacius C de Jonge, governor (Dutch East Indies)
1877 Arthur Tooth, an Anglican clergyman is taken into custody after being prosecuted for using ritualist practices on this day in history.
1877 On January - 22 hjalmar Schacht, president of German Reichsbank/minister of Economics
1878 Canada wins right to decide whether or not to be included in British trade treaties on this day in history.
1878 Constance Collier, Windsor England, actress/writer (Kitty, Whirlpool) on January - 22.
1879 On January - 22 british troops are massacred by the Zulus at Isandhlwana, South Africa
1879 Zulus attack British Army camp in Isandhlwana South Africa on January - 22.
1879 Anthony Durnford, British colonel, dies in battle on January - 22.
1881 On January - 22 ancient Egyptian obelisk "Cleopatra's Needle" erected in Central Park
1883 England complete 1st innings victory in Tests v Aust MCG on January - 22.