Historical Events Happened In January - 21
Friday, 27 May 2016
0879 Boudouin with the Iron Arm, earl of Flanders, dies on January - 21.
0917 On this day in history erchanger, Duke of Swabia (c. 880)
1077 On this day in history german King Heinrich IV petitions Pope Gregory VII for forgiveness
1118 On January - 21 paschalis II, [Raniero], pope (1099-1118), dies
1189 On this day in history philip II, Henry II & Richard Lion-Hearted initiate 3rd Crusade
1189 On January - 21 philip II, Henry II & Richard Lion hearted initiate 3rd Crusade
1276 On January - 21 pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocent V
1276 Pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocence V on this day in history.
1287 On this day in history the treaty of San Agayz is signed. Minorca is conquered by King Alfons III of Aragon.
1324 Zen Buddhist religious debate between Tendai & Shingon on January - 21.
1337 Charles V, the Wise, king of France (1364-80) on this day in history.
1522 On January - 21 head inquisitor Adrian Florisz Boeyens elected pope
1525 On January - 21 the Swiss Anabaptist Movement is born when Conrad Grebel, Felix Manz, George Blaurock, and about a dozen others baptize each other in the home of Manz's mother in Zürich, breaking a thousand-year tradition of church-state union.
1527 On this day in history juan de Grijalva, Spanish conquistador (c. 1489)
1542 On January - 21 parliament passes bill of attainder against Queen Katherine Howard
1571 John I Pontanus, physicist/historian (Amsterdam) on this day in history.
1596 On this day in history john Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66
1604 On this day in history tsar Ivan IV defeats the False Dmitri, who claims to be the true tsar
1604 On this day in history tsar Ivan IV defeats False Dmitri, who claims to be the true tsar
1609 On January - 21 joseph Justus Scaliger, French inventor of "Julian Period", dies at 68
1626 John Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62 on January - 21.
1638 Ignazio Donati, Italian composer (c. 1570) on this day in history.
1643 On January - 21 dutch mariner Abel Tasman discovers Tonga in the Pacific
1659 Adriaen van der Werff, Dutch portrait painter/engraver/architect on this day in history.
1664 On January - 21 count Miklós of Zrinyi sets out to battle Turkish invasion army
1664 Count Miklos of Zrinyi sets out to battle Turkish invasion army on this day in history.
1665 On this day in history domenico Mazzocchi, composer, dies at 72
1670 Honorat de Brueil seigneur de Racan, French playwright, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1677 The first medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston on this day in history.
1677 On January - 21 1st medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston
1683 On this day in history anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st earl of Shaftesbury, dies at 61
1686 On January - 21 nicolas-Francois Blondel, French architect, dies
1704 On January - 21 willem B Schepers, Dutch merchant/ship owner, dies at about 83
1732 On this day in history russia & Persia sign Treaty of Riascha