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Jan 19, 1859

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Events:


Such a simple food, but popcorn is an international staple for movie-goers everywhere. Sweet, salted, buttery of drizzled with toffee, it can range from...
Peter Durand patented the tin can in 1810, and Tin Can Day celebrates his contribution to the storage of perishable food.

History Facts:


19-01-1747 Johann Bode founder of "Bode's Law " dies
19-01-1770 Battle of Golden Hill (Lower Manhattan)
19-01-1839 Aden conquered by East India Company
19-01-1861 Georgia becomes 5th state to secede from US
19-01-1903 1st regular transatlantic radio broadcast between US & England
19-01-1921 Costa Rica Guatemala Honduras & El Salvador sign Pact of Union
19-01-1955 Millionaire TV program premiers

Famous Birthdays:


19-01-1095 St Wulfstan, bishop of Worcester--ended sale of slaves at Bristol
19-01-1736 James Watt, made steam engine workable (or 1753)
19-01-1749 Isaiah Thomas, American printer and editor and publisher and historian
19-01-1798 Auguste Comte, philosopher and founder of sociology & Positivism
19-01-1807 Robert E Lee, Confederate gen
19-01-1809 Edgar Allen Poe, author (The Pit & the Pendulum)
19-01-1813 Sir Henry Bessemer, engineer-inventor
19-01-1839 Paul Cezanne, painter
19-01-1859 Alice Eastwood
19-01-1906 Lanny Ross, singer
19-01-1917 John Raitt, singer
19-01-1922 Guy Madison, Actor (Computer Wizard and Jet over the Atlantic)
19-01-1923 Jean Stapleton, Actress (Damn Yankees and Klute) in NYC
19-01-1926 Fritz Weaver, Actor (Day of the Dolphin and Demon Seed)
19-01-1932 Joe Schmidt, NFL linebacker (Detroit)
19-01-1935 Tippi Hedren, in Minnesota (The Birds)
19-01-1943 Janis Joplin, in Port Arthur Texas
19-01-1944 Shelly Fabraes, in Santa Monica
19-01-1946 Dolly Parton, country singer and bra buster in Tennessee
19-01-1947 Ann Compton, TV news reporter
19-01-1951 Linda Hayden
19-01-1953 Desi Arnez Jr, Actor

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 1859-01-19
Argentina, Bahrain, Barbados, Bolivia, Brunei, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Malta, Moldova, Mexico, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Oman, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Qatar, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe : 19-01-1859
Federated States of Micronesia : 01-19-1859
Australia, Belize : 19-01-1859 or 01-19-1859
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 1859-01-19 or 19-01-1859
Albania : 1859-01-19 or 19/01/1859
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 19/01/1859
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 19.01.1859
Austria : 19.1.1859 or 19.1.59 or 19. January 1859 or 19. January 59
Bangladesh : 19-01-59 or 59-01-19
Belgium : 19-01-1859
Turkmenistan : 19.01.1859 or 19.01.59
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 19. 1. 1859. or 19. January 1859.
Czech Republic : 19. 1. 1859 or 19. January 1859
Cambodia : 1859-01-19 or 19-01-1859
Canada : 19-01-1859 or 1859 01 19 or 19/01/59 or Jan/19/1859 or Jan 19, 1859 or January 19, 1859 or January-19-59 or 1859-01-19 or 19 January 1859
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 1859-01-19
Denmark : 19-01-1859 or 19-01-59 or 1859-01-19 or 18590119 or 19. January 1859 or 19/1-59 or 19/1-1859
Estonia : 19.1.1859 or 19. January 1859
Finland, Serbia : 19.1.1859 or 19. January 1859
France, Ireland : 19/01/1859 or 19-01-1859
Germany : 19.01.59 or 19.1.59 or 19.01.1859 or 19.1.1859 or 1859-01-19 or 19. January 1859
Hong Kong : 19/01/59 or 19/1/59 or 19/01/1859 or 19/1/1859 or 1859/01/19
Hungary : 1859. 01. 19.
India : 19-01-1859 or 18590119 or 1859 01 19 or 1859-01-19
Iran : 1859/01/19 or 59/1/19 or 1859-01-19 or 19 January 1859
Kazakhstan : 1859.19.01 or 19.01.1859 or 19.01.59
Kenya : 59/01/19 or 19/01/1859 or 1/19/1859
Korea : 1859.01.19 or 1859/01/19
Latvia : 19.01.1859 or 1859.01.19
Luxembourg : 19/01/1859 or 19.1.1859
Maldives : th 1859f January, 1859 or 19.01.1859 or 19.01.59 or 19/01/59 or 19/01/1859 or 19-01-59 or 19-01-1859
Mongolia : 1859.01.19
Montenegro : 19.1.1859
Netherlands : 19-01-59 or 19-01-1859 or 19 January 59 or 19 January 1859
Nigeria : 19/01/59
Norway : 19.01.1859 or 190159 or 1859-01-19 or 19/1-59
Pakistan, Spain : 19/01/59 or 19/01/1859
Philippines : January 19, 1859 or 19-01-1859
Portugal : 19/01/1859 or 19-01-1859 or 1859-01-19
Poland : 19.01.1859
Romania : 19.01.1859 or 19-Jan-1859
Russia : 19.01.1859 or 19.01.59
Saudi Arabia : 19/01/1859 or 01/19/1859
Slovakia : 19. 01. 1859
Slovenia : 1859.01.19 or 19.1.1859 or 19. January 1859
South Africa : 1859-01-19 or 19/1/59
Sweden : 1859-01-19 or 19/1 1859 or 19/1 -59 or 19.01.1859
Ukraine : 19.01.59 or 19.01.1859 or 19/01/1859
United States of America : 01/19/59 or 01/19/1859 or 19 January 1859 or 19 Jan 1859 or 1859-01-19
Uzbekistan : 19.01.1859 or 19/01 1859

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