Advertisements
RSS Feed | Birthdays | Deaths | Events Calendar | Holidays

 

Share This Page

Share This Page With Friends Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • National Flag Day (Philippines)
  • Overthrow of the Dergue Regime (Ethiopia)
  • Reconciliation Week (Australia)
  • Republic Day (Azerbaijan)
  • Restoration of Armenia's Statehood Day (Armenia)
  • View All »
 

Days In January

 

Poll

  • Does Islam Preach Terrorism?
    Yes
    No
    Don't Know
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Can You Spare A Dollar To Support Us?

 

Advertisements

 

Historical Events For January - 12

Sunday, 28 May 2017

0475  On January - 12 basiliscus becomes Byzantine Emperor, with a coronation ceremony in the Hebdomon palace in Constantinople.  

0689  On this day in history benedict Biscop, English saint, dies  

1049  On January - 12 abu Sa'id ibn Aboa al-Chair, Persian mystic, dies at 81  

1167  On this day in history aelred of Hexham/Rievaulx, English abbot/saint, dies at about 56  

1390  On January - 12 peter van Herenthals, Dutch theologist/church historian, dies at 67  

1483  On January - 12 hendrik van Nassau-Dillenburg en Dietz, gov/viceroy of Holland  

1492  Andreas Alicatus, Italian author on this day in history.  

1493  On this day in history last day for all Jews to leave Sicily  

1519  On this day in history maximilian I of Hapsburg, German kaiser, dies  

1528  On January - 12 gustav I of Sweden crowned king of Sweden.  

Advertisements

1537  On this day in history lorenzo di Credi, Italian painter, dies  

1552  Dutch west coast hit by heavy storm, 100s killed on this day in history.  

1562  Charles Emanuel I, the great, Duke of Savoy on January - 12.  

1576  On this day in history peter Scriverius, Dutch lawyer/historian  

1579  On this day in history jan Baptist van Helmont, Flemish chemist, (found boiling point temperature)  

1583  Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar on this day in history.  

1583  Holland begins use of Gregorian calendar (yesterday was 1/1/1583) on this day in history.  

1588  On January - 12 john Winthrop, 1st governor (Mass Bay Colony)  

1598  On this day in history pope Clement VIII seizes duchy of Ferrara on death of Alfonso  

1599  Adrian van Utrecht, Flemish painter on this day in history.  

1602  On this day in history the birth of Pierre de Fermat, French mathematician  

1628  Charles Perrault, Paris France, author (Mother Goose) on January - 12.  

1638  Ernst R Tarhemberg, Austrian fieldmarshal (Turkish Wars) on January - 12.  

1665  On January - 12 pierre de Fermat, French mathematician (Fermat therorem), dies at 63  

1674  Reinhard Keiser, composer on this day in history.  

1674  Giacomo Carissimi, Italian bandmaster/composer (Jephta), dies at 68 on this day in history.  

1684  On this day in history french king Louis XIV marries Madame Maintenon  

1701  Parts of the Netherlands adopt the Gregorian calendar on January - 12.  

1701  Frisia & Groningen begin use of Gregorian calendar on this day in history.  

1711  Gaetano Latilla, composer on January - 12.  

1715  On this day in history jacques Duphly, composer  

1723  Handel's opera "Ottone" premieres, London on January - 12.  

1729  On this day in history the birth of Edmund Burke, British writer  

1729  On January - 12 edmund Burke, British author (Philosophy & Inquiry) [OS=Jan 1]  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Next Page »

Matched Content
Advertisements

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • TOP 5 Ancient Weapons
  • Trial Of Caruso
  • Ethiopia, Africa's Ancient Kingdom, 1961
  • WW1 Narrow gauge train lines in France - World War One Archive Footage - WDTVLIVE42
  • Top 5 Oldest Cars in the world
  • History of Diesel Engines - 1952 Educational Documentary Ella73TV
  • The History of Weightlifting
  • The History of the Olympics
  • The Olympics (1948) #2
  • Top 10 Battles in History
  • 10 Most Evil People in History
  • 5 Most Brutal Prisons in History
  • Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph (1894) - 1st Filmed Sport (Boxing) - Dickson | Edison
  • Oldest football footage ever (American football/Gridiron)
  • 1897 Football Oldest Footage Possibly - Arsenal

Famous Birthdays In January - 12

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1483  Hendrik van Nassau-Dillenburg en Dietz, gov/viceroy of Holland was born on this day in history.  

1483  Henry III of Nassau-Breda, German noblem (d. 1538) was born on January - 12.  

1492  On this day in history birth of andreas Alicatus, Italian author  

1562  Charles Emanuel I, the great, Duke of Savoy was born on this day in history.  

1576  On January - 12 birth of peter Scriverius, Dutch lawyer/historian  

1577  Jan Baptist van Helmont, Flemish chemist (d. 1644) was born on this day in history.  

1580  Jean Baptiste van Helmont, Belgian chemist, (found boiling pt temp) was born on January - 12.  

1580  Lord Alexander Ruthven, Scottish nobleman (d. 1600) was born on this day in history.  

Advertisements

Famous Deaths In January - 12

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0689  Benedict Biscop, English saint, dies on January - 12.  

1049  On January - 12 abu Sa'id ibn Aboa al-Chair, Persian mystic, dies at 81  

1167  On January - 12 aelred of Hexham/Rievaulx, English abbot/saint, dies at about 56  

1321  On this day in history death of maria of Brabant, wife of Philip III of France (b. 1256)  

1390  On January - 12 peter van Herenthals, Dutch theologist/church historian, dies at 67  

1519  On January - 12 maximilian I of Hapsburg, German kaiser, dies  

1537  Lorenzo di Credi, Italian painter, dies on this day in history.  

1665  Pierre de Fermat, French mathematician (Fermat therorem), dies at 63 on January - 12.  

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Does Islam Preach Terrorism?
Yes
No
Don't Know
 
Can You Spare A Dollar To Support Us?

Click Here To Donate $1.00 To Hisdates.Com

**Donator Names Shall Appear On The Site Leaderboard