This Day in History

What happened in history on this day, Feb 2nd

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880 C.E. – The Norse Great Heathen Army defeats King Louis III is defeated by the Norse Great at the Battle of Lüneburg Heath.

962 C.E. – Otto I is crowned Holy Roman Emperor.

1848 C.E. – The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo is signed during the Mexican–American War.

1901 C.E.Queen Victoria‘s funeral.

1922 C.E. – The classic novel Ulysses by author James Joyce is published in Paris.

1943 C.E. – The end of the Battle of Stalingrad during WWII.

What happened in history on this day, Feb 1st

1327 C.E. – Edward III is officially crowned King of England.

1662 C.E. – Koxinga seizes the island of Taiwan for China after a long siege.

1835 C.E. – Slavery is abolished in the island nation of Mauritius.

1861 C.E. – Texas officially secedes from the United States during the American Civil War.

1865 C.E. – Abraham Lincoln signs the Thirteenth Amendment.

1918 C.E. – Russia adopts the Gregorian calendar.

1924 C.E. – The U.K. officially recognizes the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR).

1964 C.E. – The Beatles have their first #1 hit, “I Want to Hold Your Hand”.

What happened in history on this day, Jan 31st

1606 C.E. – Guy Fawkes is executed in the Gunpowder Plot.

1865 C.E. – The Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution to abolsish slavery is submitted.

1929 C.E. – Leon Trotsky is exiled by The Soviet Union.

1948 C.E. – Scotch Tape begins being marketed by the company 3M. Cool.

What happened in history on this day, Jan 30th

1649 C.E. – King Charles I is executed for treason.

1933 C.E. – Hitler officially becomes Chancellor of Germany.

1948 C.E. – Gandhi is murdered by a Hindu extremist.

1969 C.E. – The Beatles’ final public performance.

What happened in history on this day, Jan 29th

757 C.E. – An Lushan, who led a rebellion against the Tang dynasty, is murdered.

1834 C.E. – Andrew Jackson orders federal soldiers to interfere in a labor dispute for the first time in U.S. history.

1861 C.E. – Kansas officially becomes the 34th state in the United States.

1886 C.E. – The first successful gas automobile is patented by Karl Benz.

What happened in history on this day, Jan 28th

814 C.E. – Charlemagne dies! Charlemagne, the first Holy Roman Emperor and King of the Franks. United much of Medieval Europe.

1521 C.E. – Diet of Worms begins. Not what it sounds like. An assembly of the Holy Roman Empire. They addressed Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation.

1813 C.E.Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austin first published in the United Kingdom.

1915 C.E. – Congress creates the United States Coast Guard.

1956 C.E. – Elvis Presley appears on national television for the first time. Thank you, thank you very much.