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Historical Events For January - 13

Thursday, 23 March 2017

1733  James Oglethorpe & 130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on this day in history.  

1734  Luca Sorkocevic, composer on January - 13.  

1762  Leonhard Trautsch, composer, dies at 68 on January - 13.  

1770  On January - 13 de Beaumarchais' "Les Deux Amis," premieres in Paris  

1778  Anton Fischer, composer on this day in history.  

1785  John Walter publishes first issue of London Times on January - 13.  

1785  John Walter publishes 1st issue of London Times on January - 13.  

1788  Carl Ludwig Cornelius Westenholz, composer on January - 13.  

1794  On January - 13 congress changes US flag to 15 stars &15 stripes  

1794  Congress changes US flag to 15 stars & 15 stripes on January - 13.  

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1795  On January - 13 francois-Joseph Krafft, composer, dies at 73  

1797  On January - 13 elisabeth C von Brunswick-Bevern, wife of Frederick II, dies at 81  

1799  On this day in history president George Washington adds two stars and two stripes to the U.S. flag, honoring the admission of Vermont and Kentucky to the union. The new stripes were later removed, restoring the total to 13.  

1802  On January - 13 eduard von Bauernfeld, Vienna, comedic playwright  

1807  Napoleon Bonaparte Buford, Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1883 on this day in history.  

1808  On January - 13 salmon P Chase, (Sen-R) cabinet member, 6th chief justice (1864-73)  

1812  Humphrey Marshall, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1872 on this day in history.  

1815  On this day in history william Henry French, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1881  

1822  On January - 13 the design of the Greek flag is adopted by the First National Assembly at Epidaurus.  

1824  Ignacy Marceli Komorowski, composer on this day in history.  

1828  Alexandre-Auguste Robineau, composer, dies at 80 on January - 13.  

1830  Great fire in New Orleans thought to be set by rebel slaves on this day in history.  

1834  On January - 13 the birth of Horatio Alger, American author  

1834  Horatio Alger Jr, Revere Mass, author (Lost at Sea, Work & Win) on this day in history.  

1835  Gustaaf Rolin-Jaequemyns, Belgian jurist/minister of the Interior on this day in history.  

1838  Ferdinand Reis, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.  

1840  The steamship Lexington burns and sinks four miles off the coast of Long Island with the loss of 139 lives on January - 13.  

1842  On January - 13 dr. William Brydon, a surgeon in the British Army during the First Anglo-Afghan War, becomes famous for being the sole survivor of an army of 16,500 when he reaches the safety of a garrison in Jalalabad.  

1849  On this day in history vancouver Island granted to Hudson's Bay Co  

1850  Leon Francis Victor Caron, composer on this day in history.  

1854  On this day in history anthony Foss patents the accordion  

1854  On January - 13 anthony Foss patents accordion  

1858  On January - 13 oskar Minkowski, Biologist (d.1931)  

1859  Karl Bleibtreu, German author (Revolution of Literature) on January - 13.  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 13

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1334  On this day in history birth of king Henry II of Castile (d. 1379)  

1381  On this day in history birth of st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)  

1406  On January - 13 birth of matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)  

1505  On January - 13 birth of joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)  

1562  Mark Alexander Boyd, Scottish poet (d. 1601) was born on January - 13.  

1596  On January - 13 birth of jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter  

1610  On this day in history birth of maria Anna of Austria, Electress of Bavaria (d. 1665)  

1616  On January - 13 birth of antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic  

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Famous Deaths In January - 13

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0086  On January - 13 death of gaius Marius, Roman general and politician (b. 157 BC)  

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 this day in history.  

0888  On January - 13 charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies  

1049  Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle on this day in history.  

1138  Death of Simon I, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1076) on January - 13.  

1151  Death of Abbot Suger, French statesman and historian (b. 1081) on January - 13.  

1177  Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on this day in history.  

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