On This Day

January 1644 in History

Events in History

  • Jan 18 Perplexed Pilgrims in Boston reported America's 1st UFO sighting
  • Jan 24 Parliamentary army wins battle of Nantwich, Cheshire, English Civil War

Birthdays in History

  • Jan 10 Louis Boufflers, French soldier & marshal of France, born in Crillon, Oise, France (d. 1711)

Deaths in History

  • Jan 30 William Chillingworth, English religious leader, dies at 41