Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Thursday, 23 October 2014
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 On this day in history charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies
0888 Duke Odo becomes king of West-France on this day in history.
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 Arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies on January - 13.
1330 On this day in history frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies
1381 On January - 13 st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)
1406 Matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile) on January - 13.
1488 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on this day in history.
1505 Joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg) on this day in history.
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 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 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 January - 13.
1616 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on January - 13.
1621 On this day in history jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta)
1625 Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies on January - 13.
1630 Patent to Plymouth Colony issued on January - 13.
1651 On this day in history abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86
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 On January - 13 johann Christoph Graupner, German composer
1690 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer on January - 13.
1691 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on this day in history.
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 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer on January - 13.
1733 On this day in history james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC