Historical Events For January - 14
Friday, 20 January 2017
0973 Ekkehard I, monk of St Gallen (Vita Waltharii manu fortis), dies on January - 14.
1129 On this day in history formal approval of the Order of the Templar at the Council of Troyes.
1163 On this day in history ladislaus I Arpad, king of Hungary (1162-63), dies
1236 English king Henry III marries Eleonora of Provence on January - 14.
1236 On this day in history sava [Rastko], son of Serbia's king/saint, dies at 64
1301 On January - 14 andrew III of Hungary dies, ending the Arpad dynasty in Hungary.
1301 On this day in history andreas III Arpad, king of Hungary (1290-1301), dies at 50
1451 On this day in history franchinus Gaffurius, composer
1467 Henry van Stolberg & Wernigerode, German gov/viceroy of Frisia on this day in history.
1501 Martin Luther, age 17, enters the University of Erfurt on this day in history.
1514 Pope Leo X issues a papal bull against slavery on January - 14.
1526 On this day in history charles V & Francis I sign Treaty of Madrid; Francis I forced to give up claims in Burgundy, Italy & Flanders
1526 Charles V & Francis I sign Treaty of Madrid on January - 14.
1539 On this day in history spain annexes Cuba.
1566 On January - 14 angelo Notari, composer
1592 On this day in history sjihab al-Din Sultan Choerram Sjah Djahan, leader of India
1601 On this day in history church authorities burn Hebrew books in Rome
1615 On January - 14 john Biddle, English minister (Unitarian)
1618 On January - 14 jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam
1623 On January - 14 paolo Sarpi, Italian church historian/politician, dies at 70
1639 On this day in history rodger Ludlow publishes"Fundamental Orders of Connecticut"
1639 1st Connecticut constitution (Fundamental Orders) adopted in Hartford on January - 14.
1641 United East Indian Company conquerors city of Malakka, 7,000 killed on this day in history.
1648 On January - 14 casparus Barleaus, Flemish theologist/poet (Muiderkring), dies at 63
1655 Angelo Predieri, composer on this day in history.
1659 On January - 14 battle at Elvas Portuguese beat Spanish
1659 On this day in history battle at Elvas: Portuguese beat Spanish
1664 Simon van Slingelandt, Dutch grand pensionary (1727-36) on this day in history.
1676 On January - 14 pier Francesco Cavalli, Italian (opera)composer, dies at 73
1684 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Vanloo, French painter
1690 On this day in history clarinet is invented, in Nüremberg, Germany
1690 On this day in history clarinet invented, in Nurnberg, Germany
1699 On January - 14 massachusetts holds day of fasting for wrongly persecuting "witches"
1705 Jean-Baptiste C Bouvet de Lozier/Lozier-Bouvet, governor (Reunion Is) on this day in history.