Historical Events Happened In January - 15
Friday, 29 May 2015
0069 On January - 15 otho seizes power in Rome, proclaiming himself Emperor of Rome, but only rules for three months before committing suicide.
0069 On this day in history servius Sulpicius Galba, 6th emperor of Rome (68-69), lynched at 70
0708 On January - 15 sisinnius begins his reign as Pope (dies 20 days later)
0936 King Rudolph of France on January - 15.
0946 Caliph al-Mustaqfi blinded/ousted on January - 15.
1208 On this day in history peter of Castelnau, French nobleman, murdered
1345 Martin Zaccaria, Italo-Greek ruler on this day in history.
1346 On January - 15 emperor Louis IV of Bavaria gives his wife Margaretha, Holland/Zealand
1432 Afonso V "the African", king of Portugal (1438-1481) on this day in history.
1507 On January - 15 johann Oporinus [Herbster], Swiss book publisher (Koran)
1535 Henry VIII declares himself head of English Church on January - 15.
1552 France signs secret treaty with German Protestants on January - 15.
1559 Coronation of British Queen Elizabeth I on January - 15.
1559 Elizabeth the First is crowned Queen of England in Westminster Abbey on this day in history.
1562 On January - 15 3rd sitting of Council of Trente opens
1567 On this day in history black Box, [Catherine Quinol], Guadeloupe, vocalist (Love Sensation)
1582 On January - 15 russia cedes Livonia & Estonia to Poland, loses access to the Baltic
1582 On this day in history russia cedes Livonia & Estonia to Poland, loses access to Baltic
1586 Battle at Boxum Spanish troops under Tassis beat state army on January - 15.
1586 On this day in history battle at Boxum: Spanish troops under Tassis beat state army
1622 The birth of Molière, French writer on January - 15.
1680 On this day in history french explorer Sieur de la Salle builds Fort Crèvecoeur
1684 On this day in history caspar Netscher, Dutch portrait painter, dies at about 48
1705 On January - 15 walraad, the Young, earl of Nassau-Ottweiler/gov of Nijmegen, dies
1715 On January - 15 georg C Wagenzeil, Austria (court)composer/pianist
1716 On January - 15 philip Livingston, American businessman and politician (signed Declaration of Independence)
1730 John Malchair, composer on January - 15.
1733 On January - 15 joseph Lederer, composer
1742 On January - 15 eugene Godecharle, composer
1744 On January - 15 charles-Hubert Gervais, composer, dies at 72
1752 On this day in history tobias Smollett publishes pamphlet accusing Fielding of plagiarism
1754 Riot at burial of doelist Daniel Raap in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1755 Azzolino Bernardino Della Ciaia, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1759 On January - 15 british Museum opens in Montague House, London