Wikipedia:On this day in the past/01/14
January 18, 2022
January 14: New Year (Julius Calendar); birthday of the monarch of the state of Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia; National Forest Protection Day in Thailand; . 1724 – The first Spanish monarch of the Bourbon dynasty, Felipe V, cedes the throne to his eldest son, Luis. 1895 – Through a cabinet conference, Japan declares the Senkaku Islands (pictured) as derelict territory, officially incorporated into the Japanese map. 1900 - Giacomo Puccini's musical Tosca was premiered in Rome, Italy. 1953 – Field Marshal Josip Broz Tito begins his post as President of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.