Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Friday, 21 November 2014
0533 On January - 13 remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96
0858 Aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history 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 St Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares) on January - 13.
1406 Matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile) on January - 13.
1488 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on January - 13.
1505 Joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg) on this day in history.
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 On January - 13 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
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 The Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain on January - 13.
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 On this day in history pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
1630 Patent to Plymouth Colony issued on this day in history.
1651 On this day in history 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 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer on this day in history.
1691 On January - 13 george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
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 January - 13 johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on this day in history.