Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Monday, 29 August 2016
0533 Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on this day in history.
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 January - 13.
0888 On January - 13 duke Odo becomes king of West-France
1049 Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle on this day in history.
1099 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria on January - 13.
1177 Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on this day in history.
1307 Arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies on January - 13.
1330 On January - 13 frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies
1381 St Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares) on January - 13.
1406 On this day in history matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)
1488 On January - 13 hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
1505 On January - 13 joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)
1547 Earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death on January - 13.
1559 Elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey on this day in history.
1596 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter on January - 13.
1599 On January - 13 edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46
1605 On January - 13 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 On January - 13 pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
1630 On this day in history patent to Plymouth Colony issued
1651 Abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86 on January - 13.
1673 On January - 13 jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris
1682 On this day in history simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
1683 On January - 13 johann Christoph Graupner, German composer
1690 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer on January - 13.
1691 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on January - 13.
1695 On January - 13 jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
1702 On this day in history peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41
1727 On this day in history johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 On this day in history james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC