History January 19th

Discussion in 'History' started by JcMinJapan, Jan 19, 2005.

  1. JcMinJapan

    JcMinJapan Premium Member

    0379 - Theodosius installed as co-emperor of East Roman Empire

    0973 - Pope Benedictus VI elected

    1668 - King Louis XIV and Emperor Leopold I sign treaty dividing Spain

    1793 - French King Louis XVI sentenced to death

    1808 - Louis Napoleon signs 1st Dutch aviation law

    1825 - Ezra Daggett and nephew Thomas Kensett patent food storage in tin cans

    1833 - Charles Darwin reaches Straits Ponsonby, Fireland

    1863 - General Mieroslawski appointed dictator of Poland

    1915 - Neon Tube sign patented by George Claude

    1955 - "Scrabble" debuts on board game market

    1989 - Pres Reagan pardons George Steinbrenner for illegal funds for Nixon
  2. mscbkc070904

    mscbkc070904 Premium Member

    1808 - Louis Napoleon signs 1st Dutch aviation law

    First aviation law? Is this a typo?