Historical Events For January - 18
Thursday, 18 January 2018
0336 Today in history st Mark elected Catholic Pope
0350 General Maxentius drives out Western Roman emperor Constans on January - 18.
0474 Leo II briefly becomes Byzantine emperor on January - 18.
0532 Nika uprising at Constantinople fails, 30-40,000 die on this day in history.
1126 On January - 18 emperor Huizong abdicates the Chinese throne in favour of his son Emperor Qinzong.
1307 Today in history german king Albrecht I makes his son Rudolf king of Bohemia
1478 Grand Duke Ivan II of Moscow occupies Novgorod on January - 18.
1486 Today in history king Henry VII of England marries Elizabeth, daughter of Edward IV
1520 Today in history christian II of Denmark & Norway defeats the Swedes at Lake Asunde
1520 On January - 18 christian II of Denmark & Norway defeats Swedes at Lake Asunde
1535 Francisco Pizarro founds Lima Peru on this day in history.