Historical Events Happened In January - 09
Thursday, 18 December 2014
0475 Byzantine Emperor Zeno is forced to flee his capital at Constantinople on this day in history.
1150 On January - 09 emperor Xizong of Jin was murdered by Prince Hailing of Jin in a Coup d'état.
1296 On January - 09 earl Floris V signs accord with French king
1317 Phillips V, the Tall, crowned king of France on this day in history.
1349 700 Jews of Basel Switzerland, burned alive in their houses on this day in history.
1428 On January - 09 pope Martinus V declares Jacoba van Beierens marriage invalid
1431 Judges' investigations for the trial of Joan of Arc begin in Rouen, France, the seat of the English occupation government on January - 09.
1464 On January - 09 1st meeting of States-General of Netherlands
1493 On January - 09 1st sight of manatees (by Christopher Columbus)
1499 Johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1514 Anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36 on this day in history.
1522 On this day in history adriaan F Boeyens elected only Dutch pope (Adrian VI)
1554 Gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], pope (1621-23) on this day in history.
1558 Geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland on this day in history.
1570 Tsar Ivan the terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod on this day in history.
1574 Christoph Buel, composer on this day in history.
1613 Samuel de Champlain publishes two volumes of his Voyages, outlining his adventures from 1604 to 1612; with maps of Acadia and the St. Lawrence River on January - 09.
1620 Johann Weichmann, composer on January - 09.
1666 On this day in history new France Governor Daniel de Remy de Courcelle 1626-1698 leads a 500-man military campaign against the Mohawks
1677 Aernout "Aert" van der Neer, cartoonist/landscape painter, dies at 73 on January - 09.
1679 Werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
1695 John E Loovens, lawyer on this day in history.
1699 On January - 09 robert J Pothier, French lawyer
1718 France declares war on Spain on this day in history.
1728 Thomas Warton, poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy) on this day in history.
1748 Stefan Paluselli, composer on this day in history.
1760 Afghans defeat Marathas in battle of Barari Ghat on this day in history.
1768 On January - 09 philip Astley stages the first modern circus in London.
1788 Connecticut becomes 5th state on this day in history.
1788 Connecticut becomes an American state on this day in history.
1790 On January - 09 per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish poet (Lycksalighetens)
1792 On this day in history russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy
1793 Dutch Prince Willem V establishes 2 brigades Drive Artillery on this day in history.
1793 Jean Pierre Blanchard makes first balloon flight in North America (Philadelphia) on January - 09.