On This Day

January 1734 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Jan 1 John F E Acton, cruel premier of Naples
  • Jan 31 Robert Morris, English-born merchant and American founding father (signed US Declaration of Independence), born in Liverpool, Enhland (d. 1784)

Deaths in History

  • Jan 6 John Dennis, English dramatist whose thunder was stolen (b. 1657)