Historical Events For January - 09
Sunday, 19 February 2017
0475 Byzantine Emperor Zeno is forced to flee his capital at Constantinople on January - 09.
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 this day in history.
1317 On January - 09 phillips V, the Tall, crowned king of France
1349 On January - 09 700 Jews of Basel Switzerland, burned alive in their houses
1428 Pope Martinus V declares Jacoba van Beierens marriage invalid on January - 09.
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 1st sight of manatees (by Christopher Columbus) on this day in history.
1499 Johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1514 On this day in history anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36
1522 On this day in history adriaan F Boeyens elected only Dutch pope (Adrian VI)
1554 On this day in history gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], pope (1621-23)
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 this day in history.
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 Aernout "Aert" van der Neer, cartoonist/landscape painter, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1679 On this day in history werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45
1695 On January - 09 john E Loovens, lawyer
1699 On this day in history robert J Pothier, French lawyer
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 Stefan Paluselli, composer on this day in history.
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 January - 09.
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 January - 09 dutch Prince Willem V establishes 2 brigades Drive Artillery
1793 Jean Pierre Blanchard makes first balloon flight in North America (Philadelphia) on this day in history.