Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Sunday, 21 December 2014
0533 Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on this day in history.
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 January - 13 derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle
1099 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria on January - 13.
1177 On this day in history hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies
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 January - 13.
1406 On this day in history 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 January - 13.
1596 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter on this day in history.
1599 On January - 13 edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46
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 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 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 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 On January - 13 gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1691 On January - 13 george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
1695 On January - 13 jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
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 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on this day in history.