Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Friday, 31 October 2014
0533 Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on this day in history.
0858 On this day in history aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies
0888 On January - 13 charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies
0888 Duke Odo becomes king of West-France on this day in history.
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 On January - 13 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 January - 13 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 January - 13.
1505 On this day in history joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)
1547 Earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death on January - 13.
1559 On January - 13 elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey
1596 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter on January - 13.
1599 Edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46 on this day in history.
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 January - 13 galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter
1616 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on January - 13.
1621 On this day in history jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta)
1625 On this day in history pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
1630 On January - 13 patent to Plymouth Colony issued
1651 Abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86 on this day in history.
1673 Jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
1682 On January - 13 simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
1683 Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer on this day in history.
1690 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer on this day in history.
1691 On January - 13 george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
1695 On January - 13 jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
1702 Peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41 on January - 13.
1727 On this day in history johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on this day in history.