Historical Events Happened In January - 13
Wednesday, 27 May 2015
0533 Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on this day in history.
0858 Aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies on January - 13.
0888 Charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies on January - 13.
0888 Duke Odo becomes king of West-France on this day in history.
1049 Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle on this day in history.
1099 On this day in history crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
1177 Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on this day in history.
1307 On January - 13 arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies
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 this day in history.
1488 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on January - 13.
1505 Joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg) on this day in history.
1547 On January - 13 earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death
1559 Elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey on January - 13.
1596 On this day in history jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
1599 Edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46 on January - 13.
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 On this day in history galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter
1616 On January - 13 antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
1621 Jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta) on January - 13.
1625 On this day in history pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
1630 Patent to Plymouth Colony issued on this day in history.
1651 On January - 13 abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86
1673 Jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
1682 Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 on January - 13.
1683 On January - 13 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 January - 13.
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 January - 13.
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on January - 13.