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Historical Events Happened In January - 13

Monday, 21 April 2014

0533  Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on this day in history.  

0858  Aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies on this day in history.  

0888  Charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies on this day in history.  

0888  Duke Odo becomes king of West-France on this day in history.  

1049  Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle on this day in history.  

1099  On this day in history crusaders set fire to Mara Syria  

1177  Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on this day in history.  

1307  On this day in history arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies  

1330  On this day in history frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies  

1381  On this day in history st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)  

1406  Matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile) on this day in history.  

1488  Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on this day in history.  

1505  On this day in history joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)  

1547  On this day in history earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death  

1559  On this day in history elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey  

1596  Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter on this day in history.  

1599  On this day in history edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46  

1605  On this day in history the controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison.  

1607  On this day in history the Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain.  

1610  On this day in history galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter  

1616  Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on this day in history.  

1621  Jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta) on this day in history.  

1625  Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies on this day in history.  

1630  Patent to Plymouth Colony issued on this day in history.  

1651  Abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86 on this day in history.  

1673  On this day in history jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris  

1682  Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 on this day in history.  

1683  On this day in history johann Christoph Graupner, German composer  

1690  On this day in history gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer  

1691  George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

1695  Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland on this day in history.  

1702  On this day in history peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41  

1727  Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer on this day in history.  

1733  On this day in history james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC  

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Famous People Born On This Day In History

1334  King Henry II of Castile (d. 1379) was born on this day in history.  

1381  On this day in history birth of st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)  

1406  On this day in history birth of matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)  

1505  On this day in history birth of joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)  

1562  Mark Alexander Boyd, Scottish poet (d. 1601) was born on this day in history.  

1596  On this day in history birth of jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter  

1610  On this day in history birth of maria Anna of Austria, Electress of Bavaria (d. 1665)  

1616  Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In January - 13

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0086  Death of Gaius Marius, Roman general and politician (b. 157 BC) on this day in history.  

0533  On this day in history remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96  

0858  Aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies on this day in history.  

0888  On this day in history charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies  

1049  On this day in history derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle  

1138  On this day in history death of simon I, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1076)  

1151  Death of Abbot Suger, French statesman and historian (b. 1081) on this day in history.  

1177  On this day in history hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies