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 This day in History - January 22
401 Historic Events for January 22
1700

Jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39

Death
1707

Carl Hockh, composer

Birth
1709

Joseph Reipel, composer

Birth
1727

Claude-Benigne Balbastre, composer

Birth
1729

Giuseppe Luigi Tibaldi, composer

Birth
1729

G E Lessing, writer

Birth
1729

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, Germany, critic/dramatist

Birth
1748

Lewis Edson, composer

Birth
1753

Peter Fuchs, composer

Birth
1756

Vincenzo Righini, composer

Birth
1758

Russian troops occupy K”nigsberg, East Prussia [OS=Jan 11]

Event
1760

Battle at Wandewash India: British troops beat French

Event
1766

Antoine-Vincent Arnault, French writer (Les V‚nitiens)

Birth
1771

Spain cedes Falkland Islands to Britain

Event
1775

Marshal Oscar von Lubomirski expels Jews from Warsaw Poland

Event
1779

Stefano Pavesi, composer

Birth
1781

Johann Siebenkas, composer, dies at 66

Death
1781

Fran‡ois-Antoine Habeneck, composer

Birth
1788

Lord [George Gordon Noel] Byron, England, romantic poet (Don Juan)

Birth
1796

Bernhard Hupfeld, composer, dies at 78

Death
1798

Lewis Morris, US farmer (signed Decl of Independence), dies at 71

Death
1798

Coup of Midderigh

Event
1798

Matija A Reljkovic, Croatian writer (Satire of Wild Man), dies at 66

Death
1799

Horace B de Saussure, Swiss physicist/geologist/alpinist, dies at 58

Death
1800

Nat Turner, slave that revolted [or Oct 2]

Birth