January History

Click a date in the January calendar to the right for a timeline of all January events on that day, listed chronologically by year. Below is a list of important March events.

Click any event title to read more about that event. Every event page has a list of important names, places, and topics — click them to see a timeline of events associated with them.

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0 1982
Judge James Leon Holmes: Legal Abortion Makes America like Nazi Germany

Judge James Leon Holmes: Legal Abortion Makes America like Nazi Germany

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0 January 1097
Bohemond I and Normans Destroy Heretic Village

Bohemond I and Normans Destroy Heretic Village

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0 January 1224

Crusade Leader Amaury de Montfort Flees

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0 January 1228

Guy de Montfort Killed in Cathar Crusade

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0 January 1243
Raymond VII Pardoned for Cathar Heresies

Raymond VII Pardoned for Cathar Heresies

0 January 1256

Assassins of Persia Wiped Out

0 January 1570
Don Juan Attacks Galera, Doesn't Kill Everyone

Don Juan Attacks Galera, Doesn't Kill Everyone

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0 January 1827
Vatican Refuses Cardinal Leoni's Request to Allow Christians to Work for Jews

Vatican Refuses Cardinal Leoni's Request to Allow Christians to Work for Jews

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0 January 1867
Utah Legislature Petitions to Repeal Anti-bigamy Act

Utah Legislature Petitions to Repeal Anti-bigamy Act

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0 January 1871
Friedrich Nietzsche Applies for Philosophy Chair

Friedrich Nietzsche Applies for Philosophy Chair

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0 January 1880
Friedrich Nietzsche Begins Writing The Dawn

Friedrich Nietzsche Begins Writing The Dawn

0 January 1883
Friedrich Nietzsche Writes Also Sprach Zarathustra

Friedrich Nietzsche Writes Also Sprach Zarathustra

0 January 1884
Friedrich Nietzsche Finishes The Gay Science

Friedrich Nietzsche Finishes The Gay Science

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0 January 1934
Evangelical-Lutheran Youth Groups Ordered to Merge With Hitler Youth

Evangelical-Lutheran Youth Groups Ordered to Merge With Hitler Youth

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0 January 1941
Head of Nazi Euthanasia Program Starts Murdering Jews at Himmler's Request

Head of Nazi Euthanasia Program Starts Murdering Jews at Himmler's Request

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0 January 1965
Generalissimo Franco Meets With Spain's Jews

Generalissimo Franco Meets With Spain's Jews

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0 January 1972

Gallup Polls Find Pro-Choice Majority in America

0 January 1988
Ayatollah Khomeini Writes Leader is Above Islamic Law When Defending the State

Ayatollah Khomeini Writes Leader is Above Islamic Law When Defending the State

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0 January 1993
Jerry Falwell Raises Funds to Possibly Restart Moral Majority

Jerry Falwell Raises Funds to Possibly Restart Moral Majority

0 January 1999

Christians and Muslims March to Protest Hindu Fundamentalists

0 January 1999

Presbyterian Church Permits Same-Sex Unions

0 January 2010
Sharron Angle: Rape and Incest Are Part of God's Plan, So Shouldn't be Exceptions for Abortion Bans

Sharron Angle: Rape and Incest Are Part of God's Plan, So Shouldn't be Exceptions for Abortion Bans

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1 January -45
Julian Calendar First Takes Effect

Julian Calendar First Takes Effect

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1 January -42
Julius Caesar Posthumously Deified by Roman Senate

Julius Caesar Posthumously Deified by Roman Senate

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1 January 370

Emperors Decree that Roman Upper Class Cannot Avoid Civic Duties by Joining Monastic Orders

1 January 379
Saint Basil of Caesarea Dies

Saint Basil of Caesarea Dies

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1 January 404
Saint Telemachus Killed by Gladiator Fans in Rome

Saint Telemachus Killed by Gladiator Fans in Rome

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1 January 1076
Holy Roman Emperor Henry IV Persuades Bishops to Defy Pope

Holy Roman Emperor Henry IV Persuades Bishops to Defy Pope

1 January 1430

Sicilian Jews Have Conversion Requirements Lifted

1 January 1431
Birth of Pope Alexander VI

Birth of Pope Alexander VI

1 January 1484
Ulrich Zwingli Born In Switzerland

Ulrich Zwingli Born In Switzerland

1 January 1502
Birth of Pope Gregory XIII

Birth of Pope Gregory XIII

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1 January 1515

Jews Expelled From Laibach, Austria

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1 January 1519
Ulrich Zwingli Delivers First Sermon

Ulrich Zwingli Delivers First Sermon

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1 January 1525
Hospitallers Sail for Malta

Hospitallers Sail for Malta

1 January 1655
Death of Pope Innocent X in Rome

Death of Pope Innocent X in Rome

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1 January 1782
Emperor Joseph II Issues Edict of Tolerance to Ensure Jewish Rights

Emperor Joseph II Issues Edict of Tolerance to Ensure Jewish Rights

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1 January 1807

Russian Jews Not Allowed to Own Land

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1 January 1854
Birth of Sir James Frazer in Scotland

Birth of Sir James Frazer in Scotland

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1 January 1882
French Newspaper La Croix Claims Jews Own Everything

French Newspaper La Croix Claims Jews Own Everything

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1 January 1889

New York First State to Use Electricity for Capital Punishment

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1 January 1919
Henry Ford's Dearborn Independent Runs Anti-Semitic Articles

Henry Ford's Dearborn Independent Runs Anti-Semitic Articles

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1 January 1919
Germany's Communist Party Holds Founding Congress

Germany's Communist Party Holds Founding Congress

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1 January 1922
Edith Stein is Baptized

Edith Stein is Baptized

1 January 1923
Foursquare Gospel Church Founded

Foursquare Gospel Church Founded

1 January 1930
Gustav Gundlach Tries to Define Difference Between "Good" & "Bad" Anti-Semitism

Gustav Gundlach Tries to Define Difference Between "Good" & "Bad" Anti-Semitism

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1 January 1932
Hitler Says He Follows Biblical Command to Reject Lukewarm Middle Ground of Compromises

Hitler Says He Follows Biblical Command to Reject Lukewarm Middle Ground of Compromises

1 January 1933
Hitler Says that God is Responsible for Him Leading and Defending Germany

Hitler Says that God is Responsible for Him Leading and Defending Germany

1 January 1934

Jewish Holidays Removed From German Calendars

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1 January 1934

Law for the Prevention of Genetically Diseased Offspring Goes Into Effect in Nazi Germany

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