Historical Events In January - 27
Sunday, 24 September 2023
1710 On this day in history czar Peter the Great sets 1st Russian state budget
1715 Vaclav Kalous, composer on January - 27.
1720 Samuel Foote, England, actor/dramatist (Mirror) on this day in history.
1723 On this day in history johann A Cramer, prime minister/poet
1731 Bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori, Ital piano builder, dies at 75 on January - 27.
1736 Abdication of Stanislas, last king of Poland on January - 27.
1756 On January - 27 wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Austria, musical prodigy/composer (Figaro)
1763 On January - 27 john Theodor of Bavaria, prince-bishop of Liege/cardinal, dies
1775 On this day in history friedrich von Schelling, Germany, philosopher (Views on Christianity)
1778 Piccinni's opera "Roland" premieres, Paris on January - 27.
1784 Martin-Joseph Mengal, composer on this day in history.
1785 First US state university chartered, Athens GA on January - 27.
1785 1st US state university chartered, Athens Georgia on January - 27.
1802 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer, dies at 42 on this day in history.
1805 On January - 27 samuel Palmer, London, painter/etcher (Valley of Vision)
1808 On January - 27 david F Strauss, Germany, theologist (Jesus' Life)
1814 On this day in history johann Gottlieb Fichte, philosopher, dies
1816 Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood/admiral, dies on this day in history.
1822 On this day in history thomas Leiper Kane, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1883
1823 President Monroe appoints first US ambassadors to South America on this day in history.
1823 On January - 27 pres Monroe appoints 1st US ambassadors to South America
1823 Edouard-Victoire-Antoine Lalo, France, composer (Symphonie Espagnole) on January - 27.
1824 On this day in history jozef Israels, Dutch painter
1825 On January - 27 u.S. Congress approves Indian Territory (in what is present-day Oklahoma), clearing the way for forced relocation of the Eastern Indians on the "Trail of Tears."
1826 Richard Taylor, Lt Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1879 on this day in history.
1828 Louis Schubert, composer on January - 27.
1830 On January - 27 georg Hellmesberger, composer
1832 On this day in history lewis Carroll, [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson], auth (Alice in Wonderland)
1834 On this day in history dmitri Mendeleev, chemist (discovered periodic table of the elements)
1836 On January - 27 leopold von Sacher-Masoch, Austrian writer (masochism)
1850 On January - 27 samuel Gompers, Dutch/US 1st president (American Federation of Labor)
1850 J Gottfried Schadow, German sculptor/cartoonist/writer, dies at 85 on January - 27.
1851 On January - 27 rafael Obligado, Argentina, writer (Santos Vega)
1851 John James Audubon, conservationist (Audubon Society), dies at 65 on this day in history.