Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Saturday, 31 January 2015
0533 Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on January - 13.
0858 On January - 13 aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies
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 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 On this day in history hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies
1307 Arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
1330 Frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies on January - 13.
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 January - 13 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 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 January - 13.
1607 The Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain on this day in history.
1610 On January - 13 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 January - 13 pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
1630 On this day in history patent to Plymouth Colony issued
1651 Abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86 on January - 13.
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 January - 13.
1690 On this day in history gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1691 On January - 13 george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
1695 On this day in history jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
1702 On January - 13 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.