Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Saturday, 28 November 2015
0533 Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on January - 13.
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 On this day in history crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
1177 Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on January - 13.
1307 Arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
1330 On this day in history frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies
1381 On this day in history st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)
1406 Matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile) on January - 13.
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 this day in history.
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 January - 13.
1607 The Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain on January - 13.
1610 Galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter on January - 13.
1616 On January - 13 antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
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 Patent to Plymouth Colony issued on January - 13.
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 On this day in history simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
1683 Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer on this day in history.
1690 On January - 13 gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1691 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1695 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland on this day in history.
1702 Peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41 on January - 13.
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.