Historical Events For January - 09
Wednesday, 29 March 2017
0475 Byzantine Emperor Zeno is forced to flee his capital at Constantinople on this day in history.
1150 Emperor Xizong of Jin was murdered by Prince Hailing of Jin in a Coup d'état on January - 09.
1296 Earl Floris V signs accord with French king on this day in history.
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 1st meeting of States-General of Netherlands on this day in history.
1493 1st sight of manatees (by Christopher Columbus) on this day in history.
1499 On this day in history johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43
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 January - 09.
1558 Geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland on January - 09.
1570 Tsar Ivan the terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod on this day in history.
1574 On January - 09 christoph Buel, composer
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 this day in history.
1620 On January - 09 johann Weichmann, composer
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 this day in history robert J Pothier, French lawyer
1718 On January - 09 france declares war on Spain
1728 On January - 09 thomas Warton, poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy)
1748 Stefan Paluselli, composer on January - 09.
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 On this day in history connecticut becomes an American state
1790 Per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish poet (Lycksalighetens) on this day in history.
1792 On January - 09 russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy
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)