January 1810 in History

Events in History

  • Jan 19 Overnight temp at Portsmouth NH drops 50°F (10°C)

Birthdays in History

  • Jan 3 Antoine T d'Abbadie, French explorer (Ethiopia) [or Jul 24]
  • Jan 3 Eliza Von Bretton di Zerega, Danish West Indies, baroness
  • Jan 10 Jeremiah S. Black, American statesman (d. 1883)
  • Jan 12 Ferdinand II, king of Sicily
  • Jan 29 Earnest E Kummer, German mathematician
  • Jan 31 Daniel Ruggles, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1897)

Divorces in History

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Jan 10 French church annuls marriage of Napoleon I & Empress Joséphine

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

Deaths in History

  • Jan 20 Benjamin Chew, Chief Justice of colonial Pennsylvania (b. 1722)
  • Jan 28 Andrew Hofer, Tyrolian rebel against French & Bavarians, shot dead