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 This day in History - January 9
389 Historic Events for January 9
1849

Jan Kops, Dutch agriculturist/vicar, dies at 83

Death
1851

Luis Coloma, Spanish jesuiet/writer (Peque¤eces, Boy)

Birth
1851

Giuseppi Gallignani, composer

Birth
1853

Juan N Gallego, Spanish poet/interpreter (El dos de Mayo), dies at 75

Death
1854

Filippo Traetta, [Philip Trajetta], Ital composer, dies at 77

Death
1854

Astor Library opens in NYC

Event
1855

Clipper Guiding Star disappears in Atlantic, 480 dies

Event
1856

Lizette Woodworth Reese, US poet (Branch of May, Tears)

Birth
1856

Anton Askerc, Slavic priest/poet (Primoz Trubar)

Birth
1856

Stevan Mokranjac, composer

Birth
1857

7.9 earthquake shakes Fort Tejon Calif

Event
1857

Henry B Fuller, American writer (Under the Skylights)

Birth
1859

Frederik Pijper, Dutch vicar/church historian (The Monasteries)

Birth
1859

Carrie Chapman Catt, women's rights leader

Birth
1859

Carrie Lane Chapman Catt, founder (League of Women Voters)

Birth
1861

1st hostile act of Civil War; Star of West fired on, Sumter, SC

Event
1861

Mississippi becomes 2nd state to secede

Event
1863

Ferdinand Huber, composer, dies at 71

Death
1863

-Jan 11th] Battle of Arkansas Post, AK (Ft Hindman)

Event
1866

Fisk University establishes

Event
1866

Albert Baertsoen, Flemish painter/etcher

Birth
1867

Jacques Urlus, Dutch tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth)

Birth
1870

Joseph B Strauss, civil engineer/builder (Golden Gate Bridge)

Birth
1871

Charles Kortright, British(?) cricket player

Birth
1873

Hayyim Nahman Bialik, R„di Ukraine, Hebrew poet/translator

Birth