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 This day in History - January 19
374 Historic Events for January 19
1825

Ezra Daggett and nephew Thomas Kensett patent food storage in tin cans

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1827

Carlos Guido y Spano, Argentina, conductor (R fagas)

Birth
1829

Johann von Goethe's "Faust, Part 1," premieres

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1830

George Blake Cosby, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1909

Birth
1830

Wenzel Thomas Matiegka, composer, dies at 56

Death
1832

Salvador Giner y Vidal, composer

Birth
1832

Ferdinand Laub, composer

Birth
1833

Louis-J-Ferdinand H‚rold, French composer (Pr‚ aux clercs), dies at 41

Death
1833

Charles Darwin reaches Straits Ponsonby, Fireland

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1837

William Williams Keen, surgeon (brain)

Birth
1839

Paul C‚zanne, France, impressionist painter (Bathers)

Birth
1839

Aden conquered by British East India Company

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1839

Georg Abraham Schneider, composer, dies at 38

Death
1839

Bohumil Pazdirek, composer

Birth
1840

Antarctica discovered, Charles Wilkes expedition (US claim)

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1851

Johannes C Kapteyn, Dutch astronomer

Birth
1851

David Starr Jordan, NY, biologist/university pres (Leland Stanford)

Birth
1853

Verdi's opera "Il Trovatore," premieres in Rome

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1853

Napoleon III marries Eug‚nie de Montijo

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1858

Eugene Brieux, French playwright (Blanchette, Lesson Avaries)

Birth
1859

Alice Eastwood, Toronto, botanist (Handbook of Trees of Calif)

Birth
1861

MS troops take Ft Massachusetts an Ship Island

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1861

Georgia becomes 5th state to secede

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1862

Battle of Mill Springs, KY (Fishing Creek, Logan's Crossroads)

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1863

General Mieroslawski appointed dictator of Poland

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