Historical Events In January - 09
Thursday, 19 April 2018
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 this day in history.
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 Pope Martinus V declares Jacoba van Beierens marriage invalid on this day in history.
1431 Judges' investigations for the trial of Joan of Arc begin in Rouen, France, the seat of the English occupation government on this day in history.
1464 1st meeting of States-General of Netherlands on January - 09.
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 Anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36 on this day in history.
1522 On January - 09 adriaan F Boeyens elected only Dutch pope (Adrian VI)
1554 Gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], pope (1621-23) on January - 09.
1558 On this day in history geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland
1570 Tsar Ivan the terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod on January - 09.
1574 Christoph Buel, composer on this day in history.
1613 On this day in history 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
1620 Johann Weichmann, composer on this day in history.
1666 New France Governor Daniel de Remy de Courcelle 1626-1698 leads a 500-man military campaign against the Mohawks on this day in history.
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 January - 09.
1718 France declares war on Spain on January - 09.
1728 Thomas Warton, poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy) on January - 09.
1748 Stefan Paluselli, composer on this day in history.
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 January - 09.
1788 Connecticut becomes an American state on January - 09.
1790 On this day in history 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.