Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
0533 On January - 13 remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96
0858 On this day in history aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies
0888 On this day in history charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies
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 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 this day in history.
1330 On January - 13 frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies
1381 On this day in history st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)
1406 Matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile) on January - 13.
1488 On this day in history hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
1505 Joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg) on January - 13.
1547 Earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death on this day in history.
1559 On January - 13 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 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 The Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain on this day in history.
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 January - 13.
1625 On January - 13 pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
1630 Patent to Plymouth Colony issued on January - 13.
1651 On this day in history abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86
1673 On this day in history jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris
1682 Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 on January - 13.
1683 On January - 13 johann Christoph Graupner, German composer
1690 On January - 13 gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1691 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on January - 13.
1695 On January - 13 jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
1702 On this day in history peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41
1727 On January - 13 johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 On this day in history james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC