Historical Events In January - 20
Saturday, 23 June 2018
0250 On January - 20 st Fabian ends his reign as Catholic Pope (236-50)
0250 Fabianus, Pope (236-50)/saint, dies on this day in history.
0287 On January - 20 st. Sebastian
0820 Book of mother, published on this day in history.
0820 On January - 20 abu Abdallah M ibn Idris al-Sjafi'i, islamic (Book of Mother), dies
0842 Theophilus, Byzantine kaiser (829-42), dies on January - 20.
0882 On January - 20 louis II/III the Younger, German king (876-82), dies
1045 On January - 20 giovanni di Sabina elected Pope Sylvester III
1156 According to legend, freeholder Lalli slays English crusader Bishop Henry with an axe on the ice of lake Köyliönjärvi in Finland on January - 20.
1156 Bishop Henry, patron saint of Finland on January - 20.
1265 The first English Parliament called into session by Earl of Leicester on January - 20.
1265 The first ever English Parliament met in Westminster Hall on this day in history.
1265 On January - 20 1st English Parliament called into session by Earl of Leicester
1320 On January - 20 duke Wladyslaw Lokietek becomes king of Poland
1356 Scottish king Edward Baliol resigns on this day in history.
1479 John II, king of Aragon/Navarra, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1502 The present-day location of Rio de Janeiro is first explored on January - 20.
1503 Casa Contratacion (Board of Trade) found (Spain) to deal with American affairs on this day in history.
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 January - 20.
1569 Miles Coverdale, English bible translator Great bible, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1576 On January - 20 the Mexican city of León is founded by order of the viceroy Don Martín Enríquez de Almansa.
1586 On January - 20 johann Hermann Schein, German composer (Fontana d'Israel)
1612 Rudolf II von Habsburg, emperor of Germany (1576-1612), dies at 59 on January - 20.
1613 Peace of Knärod ends War of Kalmar between Denmark & Sweden on this day in history.
1613 Peace of Knarodends War of Kalmar between Denmark & Sweden on this day in history.
1622 Susanna van Baerle, Dutch poet/wife of Geeraert Burns on January - 20.
1639 On January - 20 mustapha I, sultan of Turkey (1622-23), dies
1648 Cornerstone of Amsterdam town hall laid on this day in history.
1648 Cornerstone of Amsterdam townhall laid on January - 20.
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 this day in history.
1667 On this day in history 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.