Historical Events in January 1814

  • Jan 1 Field marshal Blucher's troops cross the Rhine at Kaub
  • Jan 2 Lord Byron completes "The Corsair"
  • Jan 14 King of Denmark cedes Norway to King of Sweden by treaty of Kiel
  • Jan 22 1st Knights Templar grand encampment in US held, NYC
  • Jan 28 Stendahl's 1st book is published
  • Jan 29 War of the Sixth Coalition: Russia and Prussia are defeated by France in the Battle of Brienne
  • Jan 31 Gervasio Antonio de Posadas becomes Supreme Director of Argentina.