Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Saturday, 25 June 2016
0533 On this day in history remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96
0858 Aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies on January - 13.
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 this day in history derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle
1099 On January - 13 crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
1177 Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on this day in history.
1307 On January - 13 arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies
1330 Frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies on this day in history.
1381 On this day in history st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)
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 Earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death on this day in history.
1559 Elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey on January - 13.
1596 On this day in history jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
1599 Edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46 on January - 13.
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 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on this day in history.
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 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 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 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer on January - 13.
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 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer on January - 13.
1733 On this day in history james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC