Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Wednesday, 29 July 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 January - 13.
0888 On January - 13 charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies
0888 On this day in history duke Odo becomes king of West-France
1049 Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle on January - 13.
1099 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria on this day in history.
1177 Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on January - 13.
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 January - 13.
1381 On January - 13 st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)
1406 On this day in history matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)
1488 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on January - 13.
1505 On this day in history joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)
1547 On January - 13 earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death
1559 On January - 13 elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey
1596 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter on January - 13.
1599 On this day in history 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 The Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain on January - 13.
1610 On this day in history galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter
1616 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 this day in history jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris
1682 On January - 13 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 On this day in history jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
1702 On this day in history peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41
1727 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer on this day in history.
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on this day in history.