Advertisements
RSS Feed | Birthdays | Deaths | Events Calendar | Holidays

 

Share This Page

Share This Page With Friends Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

 

Days In January

 

Poll

  • Will Trump be a better president than Obama?
    Yes
    No
    Don't Know
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Advertisements

 

Historical Events For January - 16

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

0308  Marcellus I, Catholic Pope (-308), dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

0429  On January - 16 honoratius of Arles, bishop/saint, dies [or 430]  Click To Search About This In Google

0550  On this day in history gothic War (535-552): The Ostrogoths, under King Totila, conquer Rome after a long siege, by bribing the Isaurian garrison.  Click To Search About This In Google

0960  Polyeuctus, Patriarch of Constantinople on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1120  The Council of Nablus is held, establishing the earliest surviving written laws of the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1219  Floods in Northern Netherlands after storm, 1,000s killed on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1325  Laure de Noves, beloved of Petrarch, marries Hugues de Sade on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1343  On this day in history robert of Anjou, king (Naples), dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1362  A great storm tide in the North Sea destroys the German island of Strand and the city of Rungholt on January - 16.  Click To Search About This In Google

1412  The Medici family is appointed official banker of the Papacy on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Advertisements

1492  The first grammar of a modern language, in the Spanish language, is presented to Queen Isabella on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1493  Columbus returns to Spain on his first trip on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1493  On January - 16 columbus returns to Spain on his 1st trip  Click To Search About This In Google

1531  On January - 16 english Reformation parliament's 2nd sitting  Click To Search About This In Google

1547  Ivan IV the Terrible (17) crowns himself first tsar of Russia on January - 16.  Click To Search About This In Google

1547  Ivan the Terrible crowns himselfst tsar of Russia on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1547  Ivan the Terrible is crowned Czar of Russia on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1547  Ivan IV the Terrible (17) crowns himself 1st tsar of Moscow on January - 16.  Click To Search About This In Google

1556  On this day in history emperor Karel appoints his son Philip II, king of Spain  Click To Search About This In Google

1572  On January - 16 thomas Howard, 4th Duke of Norfolk is tried for treason for his part in the Ridolfi plot to restore Catholicism in England.  Click To Search About This In Google

1581  On this day in history english parliament passes laws against Catholicism  Click To Search About This In Google

1587  On this day in history alexander Adriaenssen, Flemish painter  Click To Search About This In Google

1595  Murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95), dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1604  On this day in history at the Hampton Court Conference in England, John Rainolds presents to King James I the motion '...that there might bee a newe translation of the Bible.' Approved the next day, Rainolds' motion leads to the 1611 publication of the King James' Bible  Click To Search About This In Google

1605  On January - 16 the first edition of El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha (Book One of Don Quixote) by Miguel de Cervantes is published in Madrid.  Click To Search About This In Google

1672  On January - 16 francesco Mancini, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1697  On January - 16 richard Savage, English poet  Click To Search About This In Google

1703  Matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64 on January - 16.  Click To Search About This In Google

1728  On January - 16 niccolo Piccinni, Italian composer (Buona Figliuola)  Click To Search About This In Google

1749  On January - 16 vittoria A Alfieri, Italian count/poet (Maria Stuarda)  Click To Search About This In Google

1756  England & Prussia sign Treaty of Westminster on January - 16.  Click To Search About This In Google

1757  On January - 16 samuel McIntire, woodcarver/architect (architect of Salem)  Click To Search About This In Google

1759  On January - 16 british Museum opens in London  Click To Search About This In Google

1761  On January - 16 british took Pondicherry after siege, marking end of French dominion in India.  Click To Search About This In Google

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Next Page »

Matched Content
Advertisements

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • WW1 Narrow gauge train lines in France - World War One Archive Footage - WDTVLIVE42
  • Top 5 Oldest Cars in the world
  • History of Diesel Engines - 1952 Educational Documentary Ella73TV
  • The History of Weightlifting
  • The History of the Olympics
  • The Olympics (1948) #2
  • Top 10 Battles in History
  • 10 Most Evil People in History
  • 5 Most Brutal Prisons in History
  • Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph (1894) - 1st Filmed Sport (Boxing) - Dickson | Edison
  • Oldest football footage ever (American football/Gridiron)
  • 1897 Football Oldest Footage Possibly - Arsenal
  • Earth's Biggest Events That Shaped Our Planet
  • The Oldest Living Things In The World
  • 10 Oldest People Ever

Famous Birthdays In January - 16

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1245  Edmund Crouchback, son of Henry III of England (d. 1296) was born on January - 16.  Click To Search About This In Google

1409  René I of Naples (d. 1480) was born on January - 16.  Click To Search About This In Google

1477  On January - 16 birth of johannes Schöner, German astronomer and cartographer (d. 1547)  Click To Search About This In Google

1501  Anthony Denny, confidant of King Henry VIII of England (d. 1559) was born on January - 16.  Click To Search About This In Google

1587  On this day in history birth of alexander Adriaenssen, Flemish painter  Click To Search About This In Google

1616  François de Vendôme, duc de Beaufort, French soldier (d. 1669) was born on January - 16.  Click To Search About This In Google

1626  On January - 16 birth of lucas Achtschellinck, Flemish painter (d. 1699)  Click To Search About This In Google

1634  On this day in history birth of dorthe Engelbrechtsdatter, Norwegian poet (d. 1716)  Click To Search About This In Google

Advertisements

Famous Deaths In January - 16

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0308  Marcellus I, Catholic Pope (-308), dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

0429  On January - 16 honoratius of Arles, bishop/saint, dies [or 430]  Click To Search About This In Google

0960  Death of Polyeuctus, Patriarch of Constantinople on January - 16.  Click To Search About This In Google

1343  Robert of Anjou, king (Naples), dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1400  On January - 16 death of john Holland, 1st Duke of Exeter, English politician (executed) (b. 1352)  Click To Search About This In Google

1545  On January - 16 death of george Spalatin, German reformer (b. 1484)  Click To Search About This In Google

1547  On January - 16 death of johannes Schöner, German astronomer and cartographer (b. 1477)  Click To Search About This In Google

1554  Death of Christiern Pedersen, Danish humanist (b. 1480) on January - 16.  Click To Search About This In Google

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Will Trump be a better president than Obama?
Yes
No
Don't Know