Historical Events In January - 13
Friday, 20 April 2018
0533 On January - 13 remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96
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 January - 13.
0888 On January - 13 duke Odo becomes king of West-France
1049 Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle on January - 13.
1099 On this day in history crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
1177 On January - 13 hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies
1307 Arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies on January - 13.
1330 Frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies on January - 13.
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 On January - 13 earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death
1559 On this day in history elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey
1596 On January - 13 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
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 On this day in history 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 January - 13.
1625 Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies on January - 13.
1630 Patent to Plymouth Colony issued on this day in history.
1651 On this day in history abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86
1673 Jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris on January - 13.
1682 On January - 13 simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
1683 On this day in history johann Christoph Graupner, German composer
1690 On this day in history 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 On January - 13 james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC