Historical Events For January - 09
Monday, 24 July 2017
0475 On January - 09 byzantine Emperor Zeno is forced to flee his capital at Constantinople.
1150 On this day in history emperor Xizong of Jin was murdered by Prince Hailing of Jin in a Coup d'état.
1296 Earl Floris V signs accord with French king on January - 09.
1317 Phillips V, the Tall, crowned king of France on January - 09.
1349 On this day in history 700 Jews of Basel Switzerland, burned alive in their houses
1428 On this day in history pope Martinus V declares Jacoba van Beierens marriage invalid
1431 On this day in history judges' investigations for the trial of Joan of Arc begin in Rouen, France, the seat of the English occupation government.
1464 On this day in history 1st meeting of States-General of Netherlands
1493 On January - 09 1st sight of manatees (by Christopher Columbus)
1499 On January - 09 johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43
1514 On January - 09 anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36
1522 Adriaan F Boeyens elected only Dutch pope (Adrian VI) on January - 09.
1554 Gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], pope (1621-23) on this day in history.
1558 On this day in history geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland
1570 On January - 09 tsar Ivan the terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod
1574 Christoph Buel, composer on January - 09.
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 On January - 09 johann Weichmann, composer
1666 On January - 09 new France Governor Daniel de Remy de Courcelle 1626-1698 leads a 500-man military campaign against the Mohawks
1677 On January - 09 aernout "Aert" van der Neer, cartoonist/landscape painter, dies at 73
1679 Werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45 on January - 09.
1695 John E Loovens, lawyer on January - 09.
1699 Robert J Pothier, French lawyer on this day in history.
1718 On this day in history france declares war on Spain
1728 Thomas Warton, poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy) on this day in history.
1748 On January - 09 stefan Paluselli, composer
1760 On January - 09 afghans defeat Marathas in battle of Barari Ghat
1768 On this day in history philip Astley stages the first modern circus in London.
1788 Connecticut becomes 5th state on this day in history.
1788 On January - 09 connecticut becomes an American state
1790 On January - 09 per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish poet (Lycksalighetens)
1792 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy on this day in history.
1793 On this day in history dutch Prince Willem V establishes 2 brigades Drive Artillery
1793 On January - 09 jean Pierre Blanchard makes first balloon flight in North America (Philadelphia)