Historical Events For January - 06
Friday, 24 November 2017
0664 On this day in history amr ibn al-A'as, Arab general (bc. 583)
1066 On January - 06 king Harald of England crowned
1088 On this day in history berengarius of Tours, French theologist, dies
1099 Henry V crowned German king on this day in history.
1205 Philip of Swabia becomes King of the Romans on January - 06.
1227 Ferrand of Portugal freed from the Louvre on this day in history.
1275 On this day in history raymundus of Penafort, Spanish church law scholar, dies
1352 French king Jean II introduces Order of the Star on January - 06.
1374 On January - 06 andreas Corsini, Italian saint/bishop of Fiesole, dies
1412 On January - 06 the birth of Joan of Arc, French martyr
1425 On this day in history jan of Bavaria, liege of Holland/bishop/duke, dies
1448 On this day in history christopher III, king of Denmark/Norway/Sweden, dies
1449 On this day in history byzantine Emperor Constantine XI is crowned at Mistra.
1453 On this day in history emperor Frederik III becomes archduke of Austria
1481 Akhmat Khan, Khan of the Golden Horde on January - 06.
1486 On this day in history martin Agricola, [M Sore], German composer/cantor
1488 On this day in history helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae)
1494 On this day in history the first Mass in the New World is celebrated at La Isabela, Hispaniola.
1496 Moorish fortress Alhambra, near Grenada, surrenders to the Christi on this day in history.
1497 Jews are expelled from Graz (Syria) on this day in history.
1535 On January - 06 city of Lima (Peru) founded by Francisco Pizarro
1535 On January - 06 city of Lima Peru founded by Francisco Pizarro
1536 On January - 06 baldassare Peruzzi, Italian architect/painter, dies
1540 On this day in history king Henry VIII of England married his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves
1541 On January - 06 bernard van Orley, Flemish royal painter of Hungary, dies at about 52
1579 On January - 06 artois/Hainault/Dowaai sign pro-Spanish Union of Arras
1585 Claude Favre baron de Perouges seigneur de Vaugelas, French grammarian on this day in history.
1587 On January - 06 gaspar de Guzman, Count of Olivares, Premier of Spain (1621-43)
1592 Johan Casimir, palsgrave at the Rhine, dies on January - 06.
1602 On this day in history karl Rabenhaupt, German/Dutch baron of Sucha/army leader
1616 On January - 06 philip Henslowe, English theatrical entrepreneur (bc. 1550)
1622 On January - 06 pope Gregory XV forms Congregatio the Propagande Fide
1639 On this day in history virginia is first colony to order surplus crops (tobacco) destroyed
1639 Virginia is 1st colony to order surplus crops (tobacco) destroyed on this day in history.