January 07 in History: From discovery of Jupiter to USA's first presidential elections and more

 | Updated: Jan 08, 2020, 12:23 PM IST

Unfolding the events of the past, we saw the discovery of Jupiter, two Al-Qaeda based gunmen attack in London and a lot in between! Let's witness the pages from the past from this day!


Galileo discovers four moons of planet Jupiter using a homemade telescope.



Jean-Pierre and John Jeffries cross English Channel in a balloon for first time.



 USA holds it's first presidential election.



Commercial telephone service begins between New York and London.



Two Al-Qaeda based gunmen attack an office in London killing 12.