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Historical Events Happened In January - 21

Friday, 01 August 2014

0879  Boudouin with the Iron Arm, earl of Flanders, dies on this day in history.  

0917  Erchanger, Duke of Swabia (c. 880) on this day in history.  

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 this day in history philip II, Henry II & Richard Lion hearted initiate 3rd Crusade  

1276  Pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocent V on this day in history.  

1276  Pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocence V on this day in history.  

1287  The treaty of San Agayz is signed. Minorca is conquered by King Alfons III of Aragon on this day in history.  

1324  Zen Buddhist religious debate between Tendai & Shingon on this day in history.  

1337  Charles V, the Wise, king of France (1364-80) on this day in history.  

1522  On this day in history 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 ZĂŒrich, breaking a thousand-year tradition of church-state union on this day in history.  

1527  On this day in history juan de Grijalva, Spanish conquistador (c. 1489)  

1542  On this day in history parliament passes bill of attainder against Queen Katherine Howard  

1571  On this day in history john I Pontanus, physicist/historian (Amsterdam)  

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 this day in history joseph Justus Scaliger, French inventor of "Julian Period", dies at 68  

1626  John Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62 on this day in history.  

1638  On this day in history ignazio Donati, Italian composer (c. 1570)  

1643  Dutch mariner Abel Tasman discovers Tonga in the Pacific on this day in history.  

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  Count Miklos of Zrinyi sets out to battle Turkish invasion army on this day in history.  

1665  Domenico Mazzocchi, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

1670  On this day in history honorat de Brueil seigneur de Racan, French playwright, dies at 80  

1677  On this day in history the first medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston  

1677  1st medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston on this day in history.  

1683  Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st earl of Shaftesbury, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

1686  Nicolas-Francois Blondel, French architect, dies on this day in history.  

1704  Willem B Schepers, Dutch merchant/ship owner, dies at about 83 on this day in history.  

1732  Russia & Persia sign Treaty of Riascha on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 21

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1337  On this day in history birth of charles V, the Wise, king of France (1364-80)  

1338  King Charles V of France (d. 1380) was born on this day in history.  

1571  On this day in history birth of john I Pontanus, physicist/historian (Amsterdam)  

1659  Adriaen van der Werff, Dutch portrait painter/engraver/architect was born on this day in history.  

1721  On this day in history birth of james Murray, British military officer, governor of Quebec (d. 1794)  

1735  Johann Gottfried Eckard, composer was born on this day in history.  

1743  John Fitch, inventor (had a working steamboat years before Fulton) was born on this day in history.  

1746  On this day in history birth of johann H Pestalozzi, Zurich Switz, educator (Leonard & Gertrude) [NS]  

Famous Deaths In January - 21

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0304  On this day in history death of saint Agnes (martyred) (b. 291)  

0879  Boudouin with the Iron Arm, earl of Flanders, dies on this day in history.  

0917  On this day in history death of erchanger, Duke of Swabia (c. 880)  

1118  On this day in history paschalis II, [Raniero], pope (1099-1118), dies  

1519  On this day in history death of vasco NĂșñez de Balboa, Spanish explorer (b. 1475)  

1527  Death of Juan de Grijalva, Spanish conquistador (c. 1489) on this day in history.  

1546  On this day in history death of azai Sukemasa, Japanese samurai and warlord (b. 1491)  

1596  On this day in history john Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66