Historical Events Happened In January - 28
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
1077 Today in history pope Gregory VII pardons German emperor Heinrich IV
1077 Today in history german king Henry IV petitions Pope Gregory VII for forgiveness
1099 Today in history first Crusaders begins siege of Hosn-el-Akrad Syria
1099 Today in history 1st Crusaders begins siege of Hosn-el-Akrad Syria
1262 Flemish/Dutch coast ravaged by north western storm on January - 28.
1393 Today in history fire during Royal Ball at Paris, 4 die (Ball of the Ardents)
1495 On January - 28 pope gives his son Cesare Borgia as hostage to Charles VIII of France
1521 On January - 28 the Diet of Worms begins, lasting until May 25.
1547 On January - 28 king Henry the Eighth of England dies and is succeeded by his nine-year-old son, Edward the Sixth.
1547 On January - 28 9-year-old Edward VI succeeds Henry VIII as king of England
1561 By Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended today in history.