Historical Events For January - 09
Sunday, 28 May 2017
0475 On January - 09 byzantine Emperor Zeno is forced to flee his capital at Constantinople.
1150 Emperor Xizong of Jin was murdered by Prince Hailing of Jin in a Coup d'état on this day in history.
1296 Earl Floris V signs accord with French king on January - 09.
1317 On this day in history phillips V, the Tall, crowned king of France
1349 700 Jews of Basel Switzerland, burned alive in their houses on January - 09.
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 1st meeting of States-General of Netherlands on this day in history.
1493 On this day in history 1st sight of manatees (by Christopher Columbus)
1499 On this day in history johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43
1514 On this day in history anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36
1522 Adriaan F Boeyens elected only Dutch pope (Adrian VI) on this day in history.
1554 Gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], pope (1621-23) on this day in history.
1558 On January - 09 geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland
1570 On January - 09 tsar Ivan the terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod
1574 On this day in history 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 Johann Weichmann, composer on January - 09.
1666 New France Governor Daniel de Remy de Courcelle 1626-1698 leads a 500-man military campaign against the Mohawks on January - 09.
1677 On January - 09 aernout "Aert" van der Neer, cartoonist/landscape painter, dies at 73
1679 On this day in history werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45
1695 John E Loovens, lawyer on January - 09.
1699 Robert J Pothier, French lawyer on January - 09.
1718 On January - 09 france declares war on Spain
1728 Thomas Warton, poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy) on this day in history.
1748 Stefan Paluselli, composer on January - 09.
1760 Afghans defeat Marathas in battle of Barari Ghat on this day in history.
1768 Philip Astley stages the first modern circus in London on this day in history.
1788 On this day in history connecticut becomes 5th state
1788 Connecticut becomes an American state on this day in history.
1790 On January - 09 per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish poet (Lycksalighetens)
1792 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy on this day in history.
1793 Dutch Prince Willem V establishes 2 brigades Drive Artillery on this day in history.
1793 On this day in history jean Pierre Blanchard makes first balloon flight in North America (Philadelphia)