Historical Events For January - 13
Monday, 25 September 2017
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 January - 13.
1099 On this day in history crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
1177 Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on January - 13.
1307 On January - 13 arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies
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 January - 13 matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)
1488 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on this day in history.
1505 On this day in history joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)
1547 On January - 13 earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death
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 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 Galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter on January - 13.
1616 On January - 13 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 Patent to Plymouth Colony issued on this day in history.
1651 On January - 13 abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86
1673 Jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris on January - 13.
1682 On January - 13 simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
1683 On this day in history johann Christoph Graupner, German composer
1690 On January - 13 gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1691 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1695 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland on this day in history.
1702 On January - 13 peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41
1727 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer on January - 13.
1733 On this day in history james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC