Historical Events For January - 13
Wednesday, 26 July 2017
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 Charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies on January - 13.
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 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 Frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies on this day in history.
1381 St Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares) on this day in history.
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 January - 13.
1559 Elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey on January - 13.
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 The controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison on this day in history.
1607 The Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain on this day in history.
1610 On January - 13 galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter
1616 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on this day in history.
1621 On January - 13 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 January - 13 abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86
1673 Jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris on January - 13.
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 On this day in history gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1691 On January - 13 george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
1695 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland on January - 13.
1702 Peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41 on this day in history.
1727 On this day in history johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 On this day in history james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC