Historical Events In January - 13
Monday, 18 June 2018
0533 On January - 13 remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96
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 Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle on January - 13.
1099 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria on January - 13.
1177 Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on this day in history.
1307 On January - 13 arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies
1330 Frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies on this day in history.
1381 On January - 13 st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)
1406 On January - 13 matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)
1488 On this day in history hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
1505 On this day in history 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 January - 13.
1596 On this day in history jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
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 January - 13 the Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain.
1610 Galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter on this day in history.
1616 On this day in history antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
1621 Jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta) on this day in history.
1625 Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies on January - 13.
1630 On this day in history patent to Plymouth Colony issued
1651 On January - 13 abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86
1673 On this day in history jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris
1682 On January - 13 simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
1683 On January - 13 johann Christoph Graupner, German composer
1690 On this day in history gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1691 On this day in history george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
1695 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland on this day in history.
1702 Peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41 on this day in history.
1727 On this day in history johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on January - 13.