Historical Events In January - 22
Friday, 19 July 2019
1842 Charles Henri Marechal, composer on this day in history.
1845 Jacob Verdam, Dutch philologist on this day in history.
1847 On January - 22 georges-Julien Sieber, composer, dies at 71
1848 On this day in history samuel Muller Fzn, Dutch historian/archivist (Middle Ages)
1849 On this day in history august Strindberg, Sweden, dramatist/novelist (Apologia)
1850 On this day in history alta California becomes a daily paper, 1st such in Calif
1850 On this day in history vincenzo Pallotti, Italian saint, dies at 54
1852 On this day in history george Rodwell, composer, dies at 51
1855 On this day in history ernst Kullak, composer
1857 On January - 22 national Association of Baseball Players founded, NY
1858 Beatrice Potter Webb, England, economist on January - 22.
1859 Brahms' 1st piano concerto (in D minor) premieres, Hanover on January - 22.
1861 On January - 22 karel Stecker, composer
1862 Confederate govt raises premium for volunteers from $10 to $20 on January - 22.
1863 Union Gen Burnside's "Mud March" on January - 22.
1865 Friedrich Paschen, German physicist on January - 22.
1868 On January - 22 moritz Ganz, composer, dies at 61
1870 Charles Arnold Tournemire, composer on this day in history.
1871 Leon Jessel, composer on January - 22.
1873 Britains SS Northfleet sinks at Dungeness England, 300 die on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 Wincenty Witoz, Galicia, PM of Poland (1920-21, 1923, 1926) on January - 22.
1875 The birth of D.W Griffith, American film director/producer on January - 22.
1875 On this day in history bonifacius C de Jonge, governor (Dutch East Indies)
1877 On this day in history arthur Tooth, an Anglican clergyman is taken into custody after being prosecuted for using ritualist practices.
1877 Hjalmar Schacht, president of German Reichsbank/minister of Economics on this day in history.
1878 Canada wins right to decide whether or not to be included in British trade treaties on January - 22.
1878 On January - 22 constance Collier, Windsor England, actress/writer (Kitty, Whirlpool)
1879 British troops are massacred by the Zulus at Isandhlwana, South Africa on January - 22.
1879 Zulus attack British Army camp in Isandhlwana South Africa on January - 22.
1879 On January - 22 anthony Durnford, British colonel, dies in battle
1881 Ancient Egyptian obelisk "Cleopatra's Needle" erected in Central Park on January - 22.
1883 England complete 1st innings victory in Tests v Aust MCG on this day in history.