Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Friday, 27 May 2016
0533 Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on January - 13.
0858 On January - 13 aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies
0888 Charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies on this day in history.
0888 On this day in history duke Odo becomes king of West-France
1049 On January - 13 derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle
1099 On this day in history crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
1177 On this day in history hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies
1307 Arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
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 January - 13.
1488 On January - 13 hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
1505 Joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg) on this day in history.
1547 Earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death on January - 13.
1559 Elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey on January - 13.
1596 On January - 13 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
1599 Edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46 on this day in history.
1605 The controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison on January - 13.
1607 The Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain on January - 13.
1610 Galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter on January - 13.
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 January - 13.
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 January - 13.
1673 On this day in history jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris
1682 Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 on January - 13.
1683 On January - 13 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 January - 13.
1695 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland on this day in history.
1702 On January - 13 peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41
1727 On this day in history johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on January - 13.