What Happened in January 1811

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Historical Events

  • Jan 2 US Sen Thomas Pickering is 1st senator censured (revealed confidential documents communicated by the president of the US)
  • Jan 8 Louisiana slave revolt by Charles Deslondes at German Coast
  • Jan 9 1st Women's Golf Tournament held
  • Jan 10 Louisiana slaves rebel in 2 parishes

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 5 Cyrus Hamlin, educator/missionary (est Robert College, Turkey)
  • Jan 6 Charles Sumner, leading Reconstruction senator, (d. 1874)
  • Jan 9 Gilbert Abbott à Beckett, English writer (d. 1856)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Jan 1 Writer James Fenimore Cooper (21) weds Susan Augusta de Lancey in Mamaroneck, New York

HeartWedding of Interest

Jan 8 US Vice President John C. Calhoun (28) weds Floride Bonneau (19)

Politician John C. Calhoun
Politician
John C. Calhoun

Famous Deaths

  • Jan 8 Friedrich Nicolai, writer, dies
  • Jan 8 Samuel Story, Dutch rear admiral (Battle of Kamperduin), dies at 58
  • Jan 10 Marie-Joseph Chénier, French poet (b. 1764)