Historical Events Happened In January - 20
Saturday, 23 May 2015
0250 St Fabian ends his reign as Catholic Pope (236-50) on January - 20.
0250 On January - 20 fabianus, Pope (236-50)/saint, dies
0287 On January - 20 st. Sebastian
0820 On this day in history book of mother, published
0820 On this day in history abu Abdallah M ibn Idris al-Sjafi'i, islamic (Book of Mother), dies
0842 Theophilus, Byzantine kaiser (829-42), dies on January - 20.
0882 Louis II/III the Younger, German king (876-82), dies on January - 20.
1045 On January - 20 giovanni di Sabina elected Pope Sylvester III
1156 On January - 20 according to legend, freeholder Lalli slays English crusader Bishop Henry with an axe on the ice of lake Köyliönjärvi in Finland.
1156 Bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland on this day in history.
1265 On January - 20 the first English Parliament called into session by Earl of Leicester
1265 On this day in history the first ever English Parliament met in Westminster Hall
1265 On this day in history 1st English Parliament called into session by Earl of Leicester
1320 On this day in history duke Wladyslaw Lokietek becomes king of Poland
1356 On January - 20 scottish king Edward Baliol resigns
1479 On January - 20 john II, king of Aragon/Navarra, dies at 81
1502 The present-day location of Rio de Janeiro is first explored on January - 20.
1503 On this day in history casa Contratacion (Board of Trade) found (Spain) to deal with American affairs
1513 Christian II succeeds Johan I as Danish/Norwegian king on January - 20.
1523 Christian II is forced to abdicate as King of Denmark and Norway on this day in history.
1569 Miles Coverdale, English bible translator Great bible, dies at 80 on January - 20.
1576 On January - 20 the Mexican city of León is founded by order of the viceroy Don Martín Enríquez de Almansa.
1586 Johann Hermann Schein, German composer (Fontana d'Israel) on January - 20.
1612 Rudolf II von Habsburg, emperor of Germany (1576-1612), dies at 59 on January - 20.
1613 On this day in history peace of Knärod ends War of Kalmar between Denmark & Sweden
1613 On this day in history peace of Knarodends War of Kalmar between Denmark & Sweden
1622 On January - 20 susanna van Baerle, Dutch poet/wife of Geeraert Burns
1639 Mustapha I, sultan of Turkey (1622-23), dies on this day in history.
1648 Cornerstone of Amsterdam town hall laid on January - 20.
1648 On January - 20 cornerstone of Amsterdam townhall laid
1654 On this day in history michiel de Swaen, South Netherland physician/poet
1666 Anna of Austria, queen of France/daughter of Philip III, dies at 64 on January - 20.
1667 On January - 20 the Treaty of Andrussovo ends a 13-year war between Russia and Poland which cedes Kiev, Smolensk, and the eastern Ukraine to Russia.
1667 Treaty of Andrussovo-ends 13 year war between Poland & Russia on January - 20.