Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Friday, 24 October 2014
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 this day in history.
0888 Charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies on this day in history.
0888 On January - 13 duke Odo becomes king of West-France
1049 On January - 13 derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle
1099 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria on January - 13.
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 this day in history.
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 On January - 13 earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death
1559 Elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey on this day in history.
1596 On January - 13 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
1599 On this day in history edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46
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 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on this day in history.
1621 On this day in history 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 this day in history patent to Plymouth Colony issued
1651 On this day in history 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 January - 13.
1683 Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer on January - 13.
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 this day in history johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on January - 13.