Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Saturday, 23 July 2016
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 January - 13.
0888 Charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies on January - 13.
0888 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1177 Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on January - 13.
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 January - 13.
1381 On this day in history st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)
1406 On this day in history matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)
1488 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on this day in history.
1505 Joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg) on this day in history.
1547 On this day in history earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death
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 this day in history edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46
1605 The controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison on this day in history.
1607 On January - 13 the Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain.
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 On January - 13 jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta)
1625 On January - 13 pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
1630 On January - 13 patent to Plymouth Colony issued
1651 On January - 13 abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86
1673 Jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
1682 Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 on this day in history.
1683 Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer on this day in history.
1690 On January - 13 gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1691 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on January - 13.
1695 On this day in history jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
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 On January - 13 james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC