Historical Events For January - 13
Monday, 29 May 2017
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 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 this day in history.
1049 On this day in history derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle
1099 On this day in history crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
1177 On January - 13 hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies
1307 Arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies on January - 13.
1330 Frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies on January - 13.
1381 St Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares) on this day in history.
1406 On this day in history matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)
1488 On January - 13 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 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 The controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison on January - 13.
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 this day in history.
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 Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies on this day in history.
1630 On January - 13 patent to Plymouth Colony issued
1651 Abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86 on this day in history.
1673 On January - 13 jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris
1682 Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 on this day in history.
1683 On January - 13 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 Peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41 on January - 13.
1727 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer on January - 13.
1733 On January - 13 james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC