Historical Events Happened In January - 21
Tuesday, 09 February 2016
0879 On January - 21 boudouin with the Iron Arm, earl of Flanders, dies
0917 On this day in history erchanger, Duke of Swabia (c. 880)
1077 German King Heinrich IV petitions Pope Gregory VII for forgiveness on this day in history.
1118 Paschalis II, [Raniero], pope (1099-1118), dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocent V
1276 Pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocence V on this day in history.
1287 On January - 21 the treaty of San Agayz is signed. Minorca is conquered by King Alfons III of Aragon.
1324 On January - 21 zen Buddhist religious debate between Tendai & Shingon
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 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 on this day in history.
1527 Juan de Grijalva, Spanish conquistador (c. 1489) on January - 21.
1542 On January - 21 parliament passes bill of attainder against Queen Katherine Howard
1571 On January - 21 john I Pontanus, physicist/historian (Amsterdam)
1596 On January - 21 john Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66
1604 On January - 21 tsar Ivan IV defeats the False Dmitri, who claims to be the true tsar
1604 On January - 21 tsar Ivan IV defeats False Dmitri, who claims to be the true tsar
1609 On this day in history joseph Justus Scaliger, French inventor of "Julian Period", dies at 68
1626 On January - 21 john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
1638 Ignazio Donati, Italian composer (c. 1570) on January - 21.
1643 Dutch mariner Abel Tasman discovers Tonga in the Pacific on January - 21.
1659 Adriaen van der Werff, Dutch portrait painter/engraver/architect on this day in history.
1664 Count Miklós of Zrinyi sets out to battle Turkish invasion army on this day in history.
1664 On January - 21 count Miklos of Zrinyi sets out to battle Turkish invasion army
1665 On January - 21 domenico Mazzocchi, composer, dies at 72
1670 Honorat de Brueil seigneur de Racan, French playwright, dies at 80 on January - 21.
1677 The first medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston on January - 21.
1677 On January - 21 1st medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston
1683 Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st earl of Shaftesbury, dies at 61 on this day in history.
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 Russia & Persia sign Treaty of Riascha on this day in history.