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Historical Events Happened In January - 02

Tuesday, 03 May 2016

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  The Alamanni cross the frozen Rhine River in large numbers, invading the Roman Empire on January - 02.  

0533  John II begins his reign as Catholic Pope on January - 02.  

1235  On this day in history emperor Joseph II orders Jews of Galicia Austria to adopt family names  

1492  Spain recaptures Granada from the Moors (Granada Day) on this day in history.  

1514  On January - 02 william Smyth, English bishop and statesman (bc. 1460)  

1570  On this day in history tsar Ivan the Terrible march to Novgorod begins  

1585  On this day in history spain &Catholic France sign Saint League of Joinville  

1585  On January - 02 spain & Catholic France sign Saint League of Joinville  

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 January - 02.  

1635  On January - 02 cardinal Richelieu creates the Academie Francaise  

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

1647  On January - 02 nathaniel Bacon, leader of Bacon's Rebellion, Va (1676)  

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

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

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

1727  On this day in history james Wolfe, commanded British Army (captured Quebec)  

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

1732  On this day in history franz Xaver Brixi, composer  

1740  On January - 02 johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63  

1752  On this day in history philip Freneau, poet of American Revolution (The American Village)  

1757  On this day in history british troops occupy Calcutta India  

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 January - 02 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 January - 02.  

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 January - 02.  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 02

Famous People Born On This Day In History

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

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

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

1713  Marie Dumesnil, French actress (d. 1803) was born on January - 02.  

1719  Jacques-Alexandre Laffon de Ladebat, French shipbuilder (d. 1797) was born on this day in history.  

1727  James Wolfe, commanded British Army (captured Quebec) was born on January - 02.  

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  Publius Ovidius Naso, Roman poet, dies on this day in history.  

1512  On this day in history death of svante, Regent of Sweden (b. 1460)  

1514  Death of William Smyth, English bishop and statesman (bc. 1460) on January - 02.  

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

1685  On January - 02 death of harbottle Grimston, English politician (b. 1603)  

1694  Death of Henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington, English politician (b. 1651) on this day in history.  

1726  Domenico Zipoli, composer, dies at 37 on January - 02.  

1740  Johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63 on January - 02.  

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