January 1828 in History

Events in History

  • Jan 5 1st edition of Amsterdam General Trade Journal (Algemeen Handelsblad)

Birthdays in History

  • Jan 5 August Valentine Kautz, Bvt Major General (Union Army), (d. 1895)
  • Jan 10 Herman Koeckemann, German Catholic prelate (d. 1892)
  • Jan 17 Lewis Addison Grant, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), (d. 1918)
  • Jan 23 Calvin Edward Pratt, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1896)
  • Jan 24 Adam Jacoby Slemmer, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1868)
  • Jan 24 Ferdinand J Cohn, German botanist/publicist
  • Jan 26 Johan T Buys, Dutch lawyer
  • Jan 27 Samuel Allen Rice, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1864)
  • Jan 28 Michel Abeloos, Flemish sculptor
  • Jan 28 Thomas Carmichael Hindman, Mjr Gen (Confederate Army), (d. 1868)

Deaths in History

  • Jan 9 Pieter 't Hoen, Dutch journalist/patriot (Neder-Rhijn), dies at 83
  • Jan 10 François de Neufchâteau, French statesman and intellectual figure (b. 1750)
  • Jan 31 Alexandros Ypsilanti, Greek resistance fighter, dies at 35