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January 6th, 2018 (January 06 2018)DeathArmenian Christmas (except in the Holy Land where it is on 18 Januaryold calendar)
January 6th, 2007 (January 06 2007)DeathRoberta Wohlstetter, military historian and strategist (born in 1912)
January 6th, 2007 (January 06 2007)DeathSneaky Pete Kleinow, American musician and special-effects artist (born in 1934)
January 6th, 2007 (January 06 2007)DeathMario Danelo, American football player (born in 1985)
January 6th, 2006 (January 06 2006)DeathLou Rawls, American singer (born in 1933)
January 6th, 2006 (January 06 2006)DeathHugh Thompson, Jr., decorated Vietnam War helicopter pilot (born in 1943)
January 6th, 2005 (January 06 2005)EventMississippi Civil Rights Workers Murders: Edgar Ray Killen is arrested as a suspect for the 1964 murders of three Civil Rights workers.
January 6th, 2005 (January 06 2005)DeathLouis Robichaud, Premier of New Brunswick (born in 1925)
January 6th, 2005 (January 06 2005)DeathLois Hole, Lt. Governor of Alberta (born in 1933)
January 6th, 2004 (January 06 2004)EventJaya Bharata Jananiya Tanujate is declared the official anthem of Karnataka.
January 6th, 2004 (January 06 2004)EventCostas Simitis announces his resignation as president of the Panhellenic Socialist Movement in Greece.
January 6th, 2004 (January 06 2004)DeathFrancesco Scavullo, American photographer (born in 1921)
January 6th, 2004 (January 06 2004)DeathCharles Dumas, American athlete (born in 1937)
January 6th, 2004 (January 06 2004)DeathPierre Charles, Prime Minister of Dominica (born in 1954)
January 6th, 2000 (January 06 2000)DeathDon Martin, American cartoonist (born in 1931)
January 6th, 1999 (January 06 1999)DeathMichel Petrucciani, French jazz pianist (born in 1962)
January 6th, 1997 (January 06 1997)DeathCatherine Scorsese, Italian-American actress (born in 1912)
January 6th, 1995 (January 06 1995)EventA chemical fire in an apartment complex in Manila, Philippines, leads to the discovery of plans for Project Bojinka, a mass-terrorist attack.
January 6th, 1995 (January 06 1995)DeathJoe Slovo, South African politician (born in 1926)
January 6th, 1993 (January 06 1993)DeathDizzy Gillespie, acclaimed jazz trumpet player (born in 1917)
January 6th, 1993 (January 06 1993)DeathRudolf Nureyev, Russian ballet dancer (born in 1938)
January 6th, 1990 (January 06 1990)DeathPavel Alekseyevich Cerenkov, Russian physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (born in 1904)
January 6th, 1990 (January 06 1990)DeathIan Charleson, Scottish actor (born in 1949)
January 6th, 1986 (January 06 1986)BirthPaul McShane, Irish footballer
January 6th, 1986 (January 06 1986)BirthAlex Turner, English musician (Arctic Monkeys)
January 6th, 1985 (January 06 1985)BirthRP Singh, Indian cricketer
January 6th, 1984 (January 06 1984)BirthA.J. Hawk, American football player
January 6th, 1984 (January 06 1984)BirthSean O Brien, Australian professional windsurfer
January 6th, 1984 (January 06 1984)DeathErnest Laszlo, Hungarian-U.S. cinematographer (born in 1898)
January 6th, 1982 (January 06 1982)BirthGilbert Arenas, American basketball player
January 6th, 1982 (January 06 1982)BirthBrian Bass, American baseball player
January 6th, 1982 (January 06 1982)BirthTiffany Pollard, American reality television personality
January 6th, 1981 (January 06 1981)BirthMike Jones, American rapper
January 6th, 1981 (January 06 1981)BirthRinko Kikuchi, Japanese actress
January 6th, 1981 (January 06 1981)BirthJeremie Renier, Belgian actor
January 6th, 1981 (January 06 1981)BirthAsante Samuel, National Football League Defensive Back
January 6th, 1981 (January 06 1981)DeathA. J. Cronin, Scottish writer (born in 1896)
January 6th, 1980 (January 06 1980)EventThe beginning of the first GPS epoch.
January 6th, 1980 (January 06 1980)BirthSteed Malbranque, French footballer
January 6th, 1980 (January 06 1980)BirthHiromi Oshima, Japanese adult model
January 6th, 1978 (January 06 1978)EventThe Crown of St. Stephen (also known as the Holy Crown of Hungary) is returned to Hungary from the United States, where it was held after World War II.
January 6th, 1978 (January 06 1978)BirthNikki Einfeld, Canadian opera singer
January 6th, 1978 (January 06 1978)BirthCasey Fossum, Major League Baseball player
January 6th, 1978 (January 06 1978)BirthTara Spencer-Nairn, Canadian actress
January 6th, 1978 (January 06 1978)DeathBurt Munro, New Zealand motorcycle racer (born in 1899)
January 6th, 1976 (January 06 1976)BirthDanny Pintauro, American actor
January 6th, 1976 (January 06 1976)BirthRichard Zednik, Slovak ice hockey player
January 6th, 1976 (January 06 1976)BirthJohnny Yong Bosch, American actor
January 6th, 1975 (January 06 1975)BirthJames Farrior, American football player
January 6th, 1975 (January 06 1975)BirthJason King, English radio DJ (Radio 1)
January 6th, 1975 (January 06 1975)BirthYukana, Japanese seiyu
January 6th, 1974 (January 06 1974)EventIn response to the 1973 energy crisis, daylight saving time commences nearly four months early in the United States.
January 6th, 1974 (January 06 1974)BirthDaniel Cordone, Argentine footballer
January 6th, 1974 (January 06 1974)BirthNicole DeHuff, American actress (died in 2005)
January 6th, 1973 (January 06 1973)BirthScott Ferguson, Canadian ice hockey player
January 6th, 1972 (January 06 1972)BirthNek, Italian singer
January 6th, 1972 (January 06 1972)DeathChen Yi, Chinese military commander and politician (born in 1901)
January 6th, 1971 (January 06 1971)BirthGary Wiseman, American punk-rock drummer
January 6th, 1971 (January 06 1971)BirthIrwin Thomas, Australian singer (ex-Southern Sons)
January 6th, 1970 (January 06 1970)BirthJulie Chen, American television presenter
January 6th, 1970 (January 06 1970)BirthGabrielle Reece, American volleyball player
January 6th, 1969 (January 06 1969)BirthNorman Reedus, American model and actor
January 6th, 1968 (January 06 1968)BirthJohn Singleton, American film director
January 6th, 1967 (January 06 1967)EventUnited States Marine Corps and ARVN troops launch "Operation Deckhouse Five" in the Mekong River delta.
January 6th, 1966 (January 06 1966)BirthAndrew Wood, American singer (Mother Love Bone) (died in 1990)
January 6th, 1966 (January 06 1966)BirthFernando Carrillo, Venezuelan actor
January 6th, 1966 (January 06 1966)BirthA. R. Rahman, Indian composer
January 6th, 1966 (January 06 1966)DeathJean Lurcat, French painter and tapestry designer (born in 1892)
January 6th, 1965 (January 06 1965)BirthMuhammed al-Ahari, American Muslim writer
January 6th, 1965 (January 06 1965)BirthKonnan, Cuban-born professional wrestler
January 6th, 1965 (January 06 1965)BirthBjorn Lomborg, Danish mathematician
January 6th, 1964 (January 06 1964)BirthRafael Vidal, Venezuelan athlete (died in 2005)
January 6th, 1964 (January 06 1964)BirthCharles Haley, American football player
January 6th, 1964 (January 06 1964)BirthHenry Maske, German boxer
January 6th, 1964 (January 06 1964)BirthJacqueline Moore, American wrestler
January 6th, 1964 (January 06 1964)BirthMark O Toole, English bass guitarist (Frankie Goes to Hollywood)
January 6th, 1964 (January 06 1964)BirthYuri, Mexican actress and singer
January 6th, 1962 (January 06 1962)BirthMichael Houser, American guitarist (Widespread Panic) (died in 2002)
January 6th, 1960 (January 06 1960)BirthPaul Azinger, American golfer
January 6th, 1960 (January 06 1960)BirthKari Jalonen, Finnish ice hockey player
January 6th, 1960 (January 06 1960)BirthNigella Lawson, English chef and writerNigella Lawson Quotes
January 6th, 1960 (January 06 1960)BirthHowie Long, National Football League player
January 6th, 1960 (January 06 1960)BirthAndrea Thompson, American actress
January 6th, 1959 (January 06 1959)BirthKapil Dev, Indian cricketer
January 6th, 1959 (January 06 1959)BirthKathy Sledge, American singer
January 6th, 1958 (January 06 1958)BirthThemos Anastasiadis, Greek journalist, television presenter and newspaper editor
January 6th, 1958 (January 06 1958)BirthScott Bryce, American actor
January 6th, 1957 (January 06 1957)BirthNancy Lopez, American golfer
January 6th, 1956 (January 06 1956)BirthAngus Deayton, English comedian, actor and television presenter
January 6th, 1955 (January 06 1955)BirthRowan Atkinson, English comedian and actor
January 6th, 1955 (January 06 1955)BirthRichard Corbett, Labour Member of the European Parliament
January 6th, 1954 (January 06 1954)BirthHans Robert Hiegel, German architect
January 6th, 1954 (January 06 1954)BirthYuji Horii, Japanese video game designer
January 6th, 1954 (January 06 1954)BirthAnthony Minghella, British film director (died in 2008)
January 6th, 1954 (January 06 1954)BirthKaren Moras, Australian Olympic swimmer
January 6th, 1954 (January 06 1954)BirthTrudie Styler, English actress
January 6th, 1953 (January 06 1953)BirthMalcolm Young, Scottish-born Australian guitarist (AC/DC)
January 6th, 1952 (January 06 1952)BirthMoondog Spot, American professional wrestler (died in 2003)
January 6th, 1952 (January 06 1952)BirthFrank Sivero, Italian-born American actor
January 6th, 1951 (January 06 1951)BirthDon Gullett, American baseball player
January 6th, 1951 (January 06 1951)BirthKim Wilson, American musician (The Fabulous Thunderbirds)
January 6th, 1950 (January 06 1950)EventThe United Kingdom recognizes the People s Republic of China. The Republic of China severs diplomatic relations with the UK in response.
January 6th, 1950 (January 06 1950)BirthLouis Freeh, former Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
January 6th, 1949 (January 06 1949)DeathVictor Fleming, American director (born in 1883)
January 6th, 1947 (January 06 1947)BirthSandy Denny, English singer and songwriter (died in 1978)
January 6th, 1946 (January 06 1946)BirthSyd Barrett, English guitarist, singer and songwriter Pink Floyd (died in 2006)
January 6th, 1945 (January 06 1945)BirthAllen Appel, American novelist
January 6th, 1945 (January 06 1945)DeathVladimir Vernadsky, Russian mineralogist (born in 1863)
January 6th, 1945 (January 06 1945)DeathEdith Frank, mother of Anne Frank (born in 1900)Anne Frank Quotes
January 6th, 1944 (January 06 1944)BirthBonnie Franklin, American actress
January 6th, 1944 (January 06 1944)BirthRolf M. Zinkernagel, Swiss immunologist, Nobel laureate
January 6th, 1944 (January 06 1944)DeathIda Tarbell, American journalist (born in 1857)
January 6th, 1943 (January 06 1943)BirthTerry Venables, English football manager
January 6th, 1942 (January 06 1942)EventPan American Airlines becomes the first commercial airline to schedule a flight around the world.
January 6th, 1942 (January 06 1942)DeathEmma Calve, French soprano (born in 1858)
January 6th, 1942 (January 06 1942)DeathHenri de Baillet-Latour, Belgian International Olympic Committee president (born in 1876)
January 6th, 1941 (January 06 1941)EventPresident Franklin Delano Roosevelt delivers his Four Freedoms Speech in the State of the Union Address.Franklin Delano Roosevelt Quotes
January 6th, 1941 (January 06 1941)DeathCharley O Leary, American baseball player (born in 1882)
January 6th, 1940 (January 06 1940)EventMass execution of Poles, committed by Germans in the city of Poznan, Warthegau.
January 6th, 1940 (January 06 1940)BirthVan McCoy, American musician (died in 1979)
January 6th, 1940 (January 06 1940)BirthPenny Lernoux, American journalist (died in 1989)Penny Lernoux Quotes
January 6th, 1939 (January 06 1939)BirthMurray Rose, Australian Olympic swimmerAl Murray Quotes
January 6th, 1938 (January 06 1938)BirthAdriano Celentano, Italian singer and actor
January 6th, 1938 (January 06 1938)BirthProf Adrienne Clarke, Australian botanist, Lieutenant Governor of Victoria
January 6th, 1938 (January 06 1938)BirthMario Rodriguez Cobos "Silo", Argentine writer and spiritual leader
January 6th, 1937 (January 06 1937)BirthDoris Troy, American singer (died in 2004)
January 6th, 1937 (January 06 1937)BirthPaolo Conte, Italian singer
January 6th, 1937 (January 06 1937)BirthLou Holtz, American football coach
January 6th, 1937 (January 06 1937)DeathAndre Besette, Canadian religious figure (born in 1845)
January 6th, 1936 (January 06 1936)EventThe Supreme Court of the United States rules that the 1933 Agricultural Adjustment Act was unconstitutional in the case United States v. Butler et al.
January 6th, 1936 (January 06 1936)BirthRuben Amaro, Sr., Mexican baseball player
January 6th, 1936 (January 06 1936)BirthDarlene Hard, U.S. tennis player
January 6th, 1936 (January 06 1936)BirthJulio Maria Sanguinetti Coirolo, President of Uruguay
January 6th, 1935 (January 06 1935)BirthMargarita Gomez-Acebo y Cejuela, Tsaritsa of Bulgaria
January 6th, 1935 (January 06 1935)BirthNino Tempo, American singer and actor
January 6th, 1934 (January 06 1934)BirthHarry M Miller, Australian entrepreneur
January 6th, 1934 (January 06 1934)BirthTassos Papadopoulos, president of the Republic of Cyprus
January 6th, 1934 (January 06 1934)BirthSylvia Sims, English actress
January 6th, 1934 (January 06 1934)DeathHerbert Chapman , Legendary Manager of Arsenal and Huddersfield Town (born in 1878)
January 6th, 1933 (January 06 1933)BirthOleg Makarov, Soviet cosmonaut (died in 2003)
January 6th, 1933 (January 06 1933)BirthEmil Steinberger, Swiss comedian
January 6th, 1933 (January 06 1933)DeathVladimir de Pachmann, Russian-German pianist (born in 1848)
January 6th, 1932 (January 06 1932)BirthStuart A. Rice, American chemist
January 6th, 1931 (January 06 1931)EventThomas Edison submits his last patent application.
January 6th, 1931 (January 06 1931)BirthE. L. Doctorow, American author
January 6th, 1931 (January 06 1931)BirthDickie Moore, Canadian ice hockey player
January 6th, 1930 (January 06 1930)EventThe first diesel-engine automobile trip is completed (from Indianapolis, Indiana, to New York City).
January 6th, 1930 (January 06 1930)BirthVic Tayback, American actor (died in 1990)
January 6th, 1929 (January 06 1929)EventKing Alexander of the Serbs, Croats and Slovenes suspends his country s constitution (the so-called January 6th Dictatorship, Sestojanuarska diktatura).
January 6th, 1929 (January 06 1929)EventMother Teresa arrives in Calcutta to begin a her work amongst India s poorest and diseased people.
January 6th, 1929 (January 06 1929)BirthBabrak Karmal, Afghani politician (died in 1996)
January 6th, 1928 (January 06 1928)BirthCapucine, French actress (died in 1990)
January 6th, 1928 (January 06 1928)BirthGeorge H. Ross, American businessman
January 6th, 1928 (January 06 1928)DeathAlvin Kraenzlein, American athlete (born in 1876)
January 6th, 1926 (January 06 1926)BirthPat Flaherty, American racecar driver (2002)
January 6th, 1926 (January 06 1926)BirthKid Gavilan, Cuban boxer (died in 2003)
January 6th, 1926 (January 06 1926)BirthMickey Hargitay, Hungarian-born actor and bodybuilder (died in 2006)
January 6th, 1926 (January 06 1926)BirthRalph Branca, American baseball player
January 6th, 1926 (January 06 1926)BirthKim Dae-jung, President of South Korea and Nobel laureate
January 6th, 1925 (January 06 1925)BirthJohn De Lorean, American auto maker (died in 2005)
January 6th, 1924 (January 06 1924)BirthEarl Scruggs, American musician
January 6th, 1923 (January 06 1923)BirthNorman Kirk, Prime Minister of New Zealand (died in 1974)
January 6th, 1923 (January 06 1923)BirthJacobo Timerman, Argentine writer (died in 1999)
January 6th, 1922 (January 06 1922)DeathJakob Rosanes, German mathematician (born in 1842)
January 6th, 1921 (January 06 1921)BirthCary Middlecoff, American golfer (died in 1998)
January 6th, 1920 (January 06 1920)BirthDoris Stokes, British psychic medium (died in 1987)
January 6th, 1920 (January 06 1920)BirthEarly Wynn, American baseball player (died in 1999)
January 6th, 1920 (January 06 1920)BirthJohn Maynard Smith, English biologist (died in 2004)
January 6th, 1920 (January 06 1920)BirthSun Myung Moon, Korean evangelist
January 6th, 1919 (January 06 1919)DeathTheodore Roosevelt, 26th President of the United States (born in 1858)Theodore Roosevelt Quotes
January 6th, 1919 (January 06 1919)DeathMax Heindel, Danish astrologer and mystic (born in 1865)Max Heindel Quotes
January 6th, 1918 (January 06 1918)DeathGeorg Cantor, German mathematician (born in 1845)
January 6th, 1917 (January 06 1917)BirthKoo Chen-fu, Chinese negotiator (died in 2005)
January 6th, 1916 (January 06 1916)BirthVincent Serventy, Australian writer and conservationist (died in 2007)
January 6th, 1915 (January 06 1915)BirthAlan Watts, English writer/philosopher (died in 1973)Alan Watts Quotes
January 6th, 1915 (January 06 1915)BirthJohn C Lilly, U.S. psychoanalyst, writer (died in 2001)
January 6th, 1913 (January 06 1913)BirthLoretta Young, American actress (died in 2000)
January 6th, 1913 (January 06 1913)BirthEdward Gierek, Polish politician (died in 2001)
January 6th, 1913 (January 06 1913)DeathFrederick Hitch, English Victoria Cross Winner (born in 1856)
January 6th, 1912 (January 06 1912)EventNew Mexico is admitted as the 47th U.S. state.
January 6th, 1912 (January 06 1912)BirthDanny Thomas, American actor (died in 1991)
January 6th, 1910 (January 06 1910)BirthWright Morris, American writer (died in 1998)
January 6th, 1907 (January 06 1907)EventMaria Montessori opens her first school and daycare center for working class children in Rome.
January 6th, 1907 (January 06 1907)BirthDavid Fleay, Australian naturalist (died in 1993)
January 6th, 1905 (January 06 1905)BirthIdris Davies, Welsh poet (died in 1953)
January 6th, 1903 (January 06 1903)BirthFrancis L. Sullivan, English actor (died in 1956)
January 6th, 1903 (January 06 1903)BirthMaurice Abravanel, Greek-born conductor (died in 1993)
January 6th, 1902 (January 06 1902)BirthHelmut Poppendick, Nazi physician (died in 1994)
January 6th, 1900 (January 06 1900)EventBoers attack Ladysmith, South Africaover 1,000 people killed.Cao Cao Quotes
January 6th, 1900 (January 06 1900)BirthKathryn Hulme, U.S. novelist (The Nun s Story) (died in 1981)
January 6th, 1899 (January 06 1899)BirthPhyllis Haver, American actress (died in 1960)
January 6th, 1899 (January 06 1899)BirthHeinrich Nordhoff, German automobile engineer (died in 1968)
January 6th, 1898 (January 06 1898)BirthJames Fitzmaurice, Irish aviation pioneer (died in 1965)
January 6th, 1898 (January 06 1898)BirthCharles E. Pont, American artist (died in 1971)
January 6th, 1893 (January 06 1893)EventThe Washington National Cathedral is chartered by Congress. The charter is signed by President Benjamin Harrison.
January 6th, 1887 (January 06 1887)Event`Abd-allah II of Harar opens the Battle of Chelenqo with an attack on the camp of the Shewan army of Negus Menelik II.
January 6th, 1885 (January 06 1885)DeathPeter Christen Asbjornsen, Norwegian writer and scientist (born in 1812)
January 6th, 1884 (January 06 1884)DeathGregor Johann Mendel, Austrian geneticist (born in 1822)
January 6th, 1883 (January 06 1883)BirthKhalil Gibran, Lebanese writer (died in 1931)Khalil Gibran Quotes
January 6th, 1882 (January 06 1882)BirthAleksandra Ekster, Russian painter (died in 1949)
January 6th, 1882 (January 06 1882)BirthSam Rayburn, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives (died in 1961)
January 6th, 1882 (January 06 1882)BirthFan S. Noli, Albanian bishop (died in 1965)
January 6th, 1882 (January 06 1882)DeathRichard Henry Dana, U.S. novelist (Two Years Before the Mast) (born in 1815)
January 6th, 1880 (January 06 1880)BirthTom Mix, American actor (died in 1940)
January 6th, 1878 (January 06 1878)BirthCarl Sandburg, American poet and historian (died in 1967)
January 6th, 1878 (January 06 1878)BirthDame Adeline Genee, Danish-British ballerina (died in 1970)
January 6th, 1874 (January 06 1874)BirthFred Niblo, U.S. film actor, director, producer (died in 1948)
January 6th, 1872 (January 06 1872)BirthAlexander Scriabin, Russian composer (died in 1915)
January 6th, 1870 (January 06 1870)EventThe inauguration of the Musikverein (Vienna).
January 6th, 1870 (January 06 1870)BirthGustav Bauer, Chancellor of Germany (died in 1944)
January 6th, 1868 (January 06 1868)BirthVittorio Monti, Italian composer (Csardas) (died in 1922)
January 6th, 1861 (January 06 1861)BirthGeorge Exton Lloyd, Anglican bishop and theologian (died in 1940)
January 6th, 1857 (January 06 1857)BirthHugh Mahon, Irish-born Australian politician (died in 1931)
January 6th, 1857 (January 06 1857)BirthWilliam E. Russell, 37th Governor of Massachusetts (died in 1896)
January 6th, 1856 (January 06 1856)BirthGiuseppe Martucci, Italian composer (died in 1909)
January 6th, 1855 (January 06 1855)DeathGiacomo Beltrami, Italian explorer (born in 1779)
January 6th, 1853 (January 06 1853)EventAmerican President-Elect Franklin Pierce and his family are involved in a train wreck near Andover, Massachusetts.Franklin Pierce Quotes
January 6th, 1852 (January 06 1852)DeathLouis Braille, French teacher of the blind and inventor of braille (born in 1809)
January 6th, 1850 (January 06 1850)BirthFranz Xaver Scharwenka, Polish-German pianist and composer (died in 1924)
January 6th, 1848 (January 06 1848)BirthHristo Botev, Bulgarian poet and revolutionary (died in 1876)
January 6th, 1840 (January 06 1840)DeathFanny Burney, English novelist and diarist (born in 1752)
January 6th, 1838 (January 06 1838)EventSamuel Morse first successfully tests the electrical telegraph.
January 6th, 1838 (January 06 1838)BirthMax Bruch, German composer (died in 1920)
January 6th, 1832 (January 06 1832)BirthGustave Dore, French painter and sculptor (died in 1883)
January 6th, 1831 (January 06 1831)DeathRodolphe Kreutzer, French violinist, composer and conductor (born in 1766)
January 6th, 1822 (January 06 1822)BirthHeinrich Schliemann, German archaeologist (died in 1890)
January 6th, 1819 (January 06 1819)BirthBaldassare Verazzi, Italian painter (died in 1886)
January 6th, 1813 (January 06 1813)DeathLouis Baraguey d Hilliers, French general (born in 1764)
January 6th, 1812 (January 06 1812)BirthMelchora Aquino, Filipino revolutionary hero (died in 1919)
January 6th, 1811 (January 06 1811)BirthCharles Sumner, U.S. politician (died in 1874)
January 6th, 1808 (January 06 1808)BirthJoseph Pitty Couthouy, American naval officer (died in 1864)
January 6th, 1807 (January 06 1807)BirthJozef Maximilian Petzval, Slovak inventor (died in 1891)
January 6th, 1803 (January 06 1803)BirthHenri Herz, Austrian pianist, composer (died in 1888)
January 6th, 1799 (January 06 1799)BirthJedediah Strong Smith, U.S. hunter, explorer (died in 1831)
January 6th, 1795 (January 06 1795)BirthAnselme Payen, French chemist (died in 1871)
January 6th, 1793 (January 06 1793)BirthJames Madison Porter, American politician (died in 1862)James Madison Quotes
January 6th, 1781 (January 06 1781)EventIn the Battle of Jersey, the British defeat the last attempt by France to invade Jersey.
January 6th, 1745 (January 06 1745)BirthEtienne Montgolfier, French inventor (died in 1799)
January 6th, 1734 (January 06 1734)DeathJohn Dennis, English dramatist whose thunder was stolen (born in 1657)
January 6th, 1731 (January 06 1731)DeathEtienne Francois Geoffroy, French chemist (born in 1672)
January 6th, 1725 (January 06 1725)DeathChikamatsu Monzaemon, Japanese dramatist (born in 1653)
January 6th, 1720 (January 06 1720)EventThe Committee of Inquiry on the South Sea Bubble publishes its findings.
January 6th, 1718 (January 06 1718)DeathRichard Hoare, English goldsmith and banker (born in 1648)
January 6th, 1718 (January 06 1718)DeathGiovanni Vincenzo Gravina, Italian writer and jurist (born in 1664)
January 6th, 1714 (January 06 1714)BirthPercivall Pott, English physician (died in 1788)
January 6th, 1711 (January 06 1711)DeathPhilipp van Almonde, Dutch admiral (born in 1646)
January 6th, 1693 (January 06 1693)DeathMehmed IV, ex-Ottoman Sultan (born in 1642)
January 6th, 1690 (January 06 1690)EventJoseph, son of Emperor Leopold I, becomes King of the Romans.
January 6th, 1689 (January 06 1689)DeathSeth Ward, English mathematician and astronomer (born in 1617)
January 6th, 1673 (January 06 1673)Birth1st Duke of Chandos, English aristocrat, eponym of Handel s Chandos Anthems (died in 1744)
January 6th, 1661 (January 06 1661)EventThe Fifth Monarchists unsuccessfully attempt to seize control of London.
January 6th, 1655 (January 06 1655)BirthJakob Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (died in 1705)
January 6th, 1655 (January 06 1655)BirthEleonore-Magdalena of Neuburg, Holy Roman Empire Empress (died in 1720)
January 6th, 1649 (January 06 1649)EventThe Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial.
January 6th, 1646 (January 06 1646)DeathElias Holl, German Architect (born in 1573)
January 6th, 1617 (January 06 1617)BirthKristoffer Gabel, Danish statesman (died in 1673)
January 6th, 1616 (January 06 1616)DeathPhilip Henslowe, English theatrical entrepreneur (bc. 1550)
January 6th, 1595 (January 06 1595)BirthClaude Favre de Vaugelas, French man of letters (died in 1650)
January 6th, 1592 (January 06 1592)DeathJohann Casimir of Simmern, Elector Palatine (born in 1543)
January 6th, 1587 (January 06 1587)BirthGaspar de Guzman y Pimentel, Count-Duke of Olivares, Spanish statesman (died in 1645)
January 6th, 1580 (January 06 1580)Birth(baptised) John Smith of Jamestown (died in 1631)James Smith Quotes
January 6th, 1579 (January 06 1579)EventThe Union of Atrecht is signed.
January 6th, 1561 (January 06 1561)BirthThomas Fincke, Danish mathematician (died in 1656)
January 6th, 1540 (January 06 1540)EventKing Henry VIII of England marries Anne of Cleves. Henry VIII of England Quotes
January 6th, 1537 (January 06 1537)DeathBaldassare Peruzzi, Italian architect and painter (born in 1481)
January 6th, 1537 (January 06 1537)DeathAlessandro de Medici, Duke of Florence (born in 1510)
January 6th, 1535 (January 06 1535)EventFrancisco Pizarro founds the city of Lima, Peru.
January 6th, 1525 (January 06 1525)BirthCaspar Peucer, German reformer (died in 1602)
January 6th, 1494 (January 06 1494)EventThe first Mass in the New World is celebrated at La Isabela, Hispaniola.
January 6th, 1488 (January 06 1488)BirthHelius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (died in 1540)
January 6th, 1486 (January 06 1486)BirthMartin Agricola, German composer (died in 1556)
January 6th, 1481 (January 06 1481)DeathAkhmat Khan, Khan of the Golden Horde
January 6th, 1449 (January 06 1449)EventByzantine Emperor Constantine XI is crowned at Mistra.
January 6th, 1448 (January 06 1448)DeathChristopher of Bavaria, King of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden (born in 1418)
January 6th, 1412 (January 06 1412)BirthJoan of Arc, Roman Catholic Saint and national heroine of France (legendary date) (died in 1431) Joan of Arc Quotes
January 6th, 1367 (January 06 1367)BirthRichard II of England (died in 1400)
January 6th, 1275 (January 06 1275)DeathSt Raymond of Penafort (born in c. 1175)
January 6th, 1205 (January 06 1205)EventPhilip of Swabia becomes King of the Romans.
January 6th, 1088 (January 06 1088)DeathBerengar of Tours, French theologian (bc. 999)
January 6th, 1066 (January 06 1066)EventHarold Godwinson is crowned King of England.
January 6th, 0664 (January 06 0664)DeathAmr ibn al-A as, Arab general (bc. 583)

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