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Historical Events Happened In January - 02

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

0017  On this day in history publius Ovidius Naso, Roman poet, dies  

0069  On this day in history roman Lower Rhine army proclaims its commander, Vitellius, emperor  

0366  On this day in history the Alamanni cross the frozen Rhine River in large numbers, invading the Roman Empire.  

0533  John II begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.  

1235  Emperor Joseph II orders Jews of Galicia Austria to adopt family names on this day in history.  

1492  On this day in history spain recaptures Granada from the Moors (Granada Day)  

1514  On this day in history william Smyth, English bishop and statesman (bc. 1460)  

1570  Tsar Ivan the Terrible march to Novgorod begins on this day in history.  

1585  Spain &Catholic France sign Saint League of Joinville on this day in history.  

1585  Spain & Catholic France sign Saint League of Joinville on this day in history.  

1602  Spanish forces in Ireland surrender to the English at Kinsdale on this day in history.  

1602  Battle at Kinsale, Ireland: English army beats Spanish on this day in history.  

1635  On this day in history cardinal Richelieu creates the Academie Francaise  

1642  Mehmed IV, sultan (Turkey) on this day in history.  

1647  On this day in history nathaniel Bacon, leader of Bacon's Rebellion, Va (1676)  

1678  Staatsoper Hamburg opens with Theiles "Adam und Eva" on this day in history.  

1699  Osman III, sultan (Turkey) on this day in history.  

1726  On this day in history domenico Zipoli, composer, dies at 37  

1727  James Wolfe, commanded British Army (captured Quebec) on this day in history.  

1728  On this day in history louis Barbiano de Belgioioso, Austrian count/diplomat in Belgium  

1732  Franz Xaver Brixi, composer on this day in history.  

1740  On this day in history johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63  

1752  Philip Freneau, poet of American Revolution (The American Village) on this day in history.  

1757  British troops occupy Calcutta India on this day in history.  

1759  On this day in history in Montreal, French Intendant Bigot cuts the bread ration in New France to half a pound per person per day.  

1763  On this day in history john Casteret earl Granville, English premier, dies at 72  

1776  Austria ends interrogation torture on this day in history.  

1776  First revolutionary flag displayed on this day in history.  

1776  1st revolutionary flag displayed on this day in history.  

1777  On this day in history christian D Rauch, German sculptor  

1780  On this day in history johann Ludwig Krebs, composer, dies at 66  

1788  On this day in history georgia is 4th state to ratify US constitution  

1789  Franz Joseph Leonti Meyer von Schavensee, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.  

1790  Mozart's opera "Cosi fan tutti" premieres, Vienna on this day in history.  

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Famous People Born On This Day In History

1642  On this day in history birth of mehmed IV, sultan (Turkey)  

1647  Nathaniel Bacon, leader of Bacon's Rebellion, Va (1676) was born on this day in history.  

1699  On this day in history birth of osman III, sultan (Turkey)  

1713  Marie Dumesnil, French actress (d. 1803) was born on this day in history.  

1719  On this day in history birth of jacques-Alexandre Laffon de Ladebat, French shipbuilder (d. 1797)  

1727  James Wolfe, commanded British Army (captured Quebec) was born on this day in history.  

1728  Louis Barbiano de Belgioioso, Austrian count/diplomat in Belgium was born on this day in history.  

1732  On this day in history birth of franz Xaver Brixi, composer  

Famous Deaths In January - 02

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0017  On this day in history publius Ovidius Naso, Roman poet, dies  

1512  Death of Svante, Regent of Sweden (b. 1460) on this day in history.  

1514  Death of William Smyth, English bishop and statesman (bc. 1460) on this day in history.  

1557  Death of Pontormo, Italian painter (b. 1494) on this day in history.  

1685  Death of Harbottle Grimston, English politician (b. 1603) on this day in history.  

1694  On this day in history death of henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington, English politician (b. 1651)  

1726  On this day in history domenico Zipoli, composer, dies at 37  

1740  On this day in history johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63