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Historical Events Happened In January - 13

Saturday, 23 May 2015

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

1734  On January - 13 luca Sorkocevic, composer  

1762  On this day in history leonhard Trautsch, composer, dies at 68  

1770  De Beaumarchais' "Les Deux Amis," premieres in Paris on this day in history.  

1778  Anton Fischer, composer on this day in history.  

1785  On January - 13 john Walter publishes first issue of London Times  

1785  John Walter publishes 1st issue of London Times on this day in history.  

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

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

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

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

1797  Elisabeth C von Brunswick-Bevern, wife of Frederick II, dies at 81 on this day in history.  

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  On January - 13 napoleon Bonaparte Buford, Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1883  

1808  On this day in history 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 January - 13 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  On this day in history alexandre-Auguste Robineau, composer, dies at 80  

1830  On this day in history great fire in New Orleans thought to be set by rebel slaves  

1834  The birth of Horatio Alger, American author on this day in history.  

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

1835  On January - 13 gustaaf Rolin-Jaequemyns, Belgian jurist/minister of the Interior  

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

1840  On this day in history the steamship Lexington burns and sinks four miles off the coast of Long Island with the loss of 139 lives.  

1842  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 on January - 13.  

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

1850  Leon Francis Victor Caron, composer on January - 13.  

1854  On January - 13 anthony Foss patents the accordion  

1854  On January - 13 anthony Foss patents accordion  

1858  Oskar Minkowski, Biologist (d.1931) on this day in history.  

1859  Karl Bleibtreu, German author (Revolution of Literature) on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 13

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1334  King Henry II of Castile (d. 1379) was born on January - 13.  

1381  St Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares) was born on this day in history.  

1406  On this day in history 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  Maria Anna of Austria, Electress of Bavaria (d. 1665) was born on January - 13.  

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

Famous Deaths In January - 13

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0086  Death of Gaius Marius, Roman general and politician (b. 157 BC) on January - 13.  

0533  Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on January - 13.  

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 this day in history.  

1049  On this day in history derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle  

1138  Death of Simon I, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1076) on this day in history.  

1151  On this day in history death of abbot Suger, French statesman and historian (b. 1081)  

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