Historical Events For January - 13
Thursday, 23 November 2017
0533 Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on January - 13.
0858 Aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies on January - 13.
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 January - 13.
1049 On January - 13 derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle
1099 On January - 13 crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
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 Frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies on this day in history.
1381 St Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares) on this day in history.
1406 On January - 13 matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)
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 this day in history.
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 Edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46 on January - 13.
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 January - 13 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 On January - 13 jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta)
1625 Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies on January - 13.
1630 On January - 13 patent to Plymouth Colony issued
1651 On this day in history abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86
1673 On January - 13 jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris
1682 On January - 13 simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
1683 Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer on January - 13.
1690 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer on January - 13.
1691 On this day in history george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
1695 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland on January - 13.
1702 Peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41 on January - 13.
1727 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer on this day in history.
1733 On January - 13 james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC