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Born on Sunday January 22, 1775
Died on Sunday January 22, 1775



Born on January 22

Died on January 22

Names that were popular for boys in 1775
  1. Jan
  2. Pieter
  3. Johannes
  4. Cornelis
  5. Hendrik
  6. Joannes
  7. Willem
  8. Jacob
  9. Gerrit
  10. Petrus
  11. Jacobus
  12. Dirk
  13. John
  14. Klaas
  15. Jean
  16. Abraham
Names that were popular for girls in 1775
  1. Maria
  2. Anna
  3. Johanna
  4. Cornelia
  5. Catharina
  6. Marie
  7. Trijntje
  8. Elisabeth
  9. Joanna
  10. Grietje
  11. Neeltje
  12. Adriana
  13. Antje
  14. Aaltje
  15. Elizabeth
  16. Janna

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1775
  • Erfstadhouder Prins Willem V (Willem Batavus) (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1795 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • March 8 » An anonymous writer, thought by some to be Thomas Paine, publishes "African Slavery in America", the first article in the American colonies calling for the emancipation of slaves and the abolition of slavery.
  • July 26 » The office that would later become the United States Post Office Department is established by the Second Continental Congress. Benjamin Franklin of Pennsylvania takes office as Postmaster General.
  • July 29 » Founding of the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Corps: General George Washington appoints William Tudor as Judge Advocate of the Continental Army.
  • September 8 » The unsuccessful Rising of the Priests in Malta.
  • September 11 » Benedict Arnold's expedition to Quebec leaves Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  • December 9 » American Revolutionary War: British troops lose the Battle of Great Bridge, and leave Virginia soon afterward.
Weather January 22, 1775

The temperature on January 22, 1775 was about 2.0 °C. Wind direction mainly east-southeast. Weather type: betrokken.

Source: KNMI