Historical Events Happened In January - 02
Saturday, 01 November 2014
0017 On this day in history publius Ovidius Naso, Roman poet, dies
0069 Roman Lower Rhine army proclaims its commander, Vitellius, emperor on January - 02.
0366 On January - 02 the Alamanni cross the frozen Rhine River in large numbers, invading the Roman Empire.
0533 On January - 02 john II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1235 On this day in history emperor Joseph II orders Jews of Galicia Austria to adopt family names
1492 On January - 02 spain recaptures Granada from the Moors (Granada Day)
1514 On January - 02 william Smyth, English bishop and statesman (bc. 1460)
1570 Tsar Ivan the Terrible march to Novgorod begins on January - 02.
1585 Spain &Catholic France sign Saint League of Joinville on this day in history.
1585 On this day in history spain & Catholic France sign Saint League of Joinville
1602 Spanish forces in Ireland surrender to the English at Kinsdale on January - 02.
1602 On January - 02 battle at Kinsale, Ireland: English army beats Spanish
1635 On January - 02 cardinal Richelieu creates the Academie Francaise
1642 On January - 02 mehmed IV, sultan (Turkey)
1647 Nathaniel Bacon, leader of Bacon's Rebellion, Va (1676) on January - 02.
1678 Staatsoper Hamburg opens with Theiles "Adam und Eva" on this day in history.
1699 Osman III, sultan (Turkey) on January - 02.
1726 On January - 02 domenico Zipoli, composer, dies at 37
1727 James Wolfe, commanded British Army (captured Quebec) on January - 02.
1728 Louis Barbiano de Belgioioso, Austrian count/diplomat in Belgium on this day in history.
1732 Franz Xaver Brixi, composer on January - 02.
1740 Johann Georg Weichenberger, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1752 On January - 02 philip Freneau, poet of American Revolution (The American Village)
1757 On January - 02 british troops occupy Calcutta India
1759 On January - 02 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 On this day in history first revolutionary flag displayed
1776 1st revolutionary flag displayed on January - 02.
1777 On this day in history christian D Rauch, German sculptor
1780 Johann Ludwig Krebs, composer, dies at 66 on January - 02.
1788 On January - 02 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.