Historical Events in January 1867

Historic Event

Jan 8 African American men granted the right to vote in Washington, D.C. despite President Andrew Johnson's veto

  • Jan 11 Benito Ju├írez becomes Mexican president again.

Historic Event

Jan 12 Leo Tolstoy's "Smert Ioonna Groznogo" premieres in St Petersburg

  • Jan 31 Maronite nationalist leader Youssef Karam leaves Lebanon on board of a French ship for Algeria