Historical Events Happened In January - 24
Sunday, 21 September 2014
0041 Gaius Caesar (Caligula), known for his eccentricity and cruel despotism, is assassinated by his disgruntled Praetorian Guards. Claudius succeeds his nephew on January - 24.
0041 Caligula, [G C Germanicus], Roman emperor (37-41), assassinated at 28 on January - 24.
0076 On this day in history publius A Hadrianus, 14th Roman Emperor (117-138)
0661 On January - 24 ali ibn Abu Talib, kalief of Islam (656-61), murdered
0772 On January - 24 stephen III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0772 On this day in history stefanus III/IV, pope (768-72), dies
0817 St Paschal I begins his reign as Catholic Pope succeeding Stephen IV on January - 24.
0817 On January - 24 stefanus IV, pope (816-17), dies
1076 On January - 24 synod of Worms: German King Henry IV fires Pope Gregory VII
1118 Giovanni Caetani elected Pope Gelasius II on this day in history.
1328 On January - 24 king Edward III of England marries Philippa of Henegouwen
1336 On this day in history alfonso IV, the Benignant, king of Aragon (1327-36), dies at 36
1376 On this day in history richard FitzAlan, 10th Earl of Arundel, English military leader
1458 On January - 24 matthias I Corvinus chosen king of Hungary
1473 On January - 24 conrad Paumann, German blind organist/composer, dies
1534 On this day in history françois I signs classified treaty with evangelical German monarchy
1534 Francois I signs classified treaty with evangelical German monarchy on January - 24.
1547 On January - 24 henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, executed for treason
1556 On January - 24 heavy earthquake strikes Shaaxi China, kills 830,000
1568 On this day in history abdij Church in Middelburg destroyed by fire
1568 On January - 24 in the Netherlands, Duke of Alva declares William of Orange an outlaw
1613 Amsterdam merchant Hans Bontemantel baptized on January - 24.
1613 Amsterdams merchant Hans Bontemantel baptized on this day in history.
1616 Jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver on this day in history.
1634 On January - 24 emperor Ferdinand II declares Albrecht von Wallenstein a traitor
1639 Connecticut colony organizes under Fundamental Orders on this day in history.
1639 On January - 24 george Jenatsch, Grisons leader, assassinated
1644 On January - 24 battle at Nantwich Cheshire Parliamentary armies win
1644 Battle at Nantwich Cheshire: Parliamentary armies win on this day in history.
1652 On January - 24 duke of Orléans joins Fronde rebels
1652 Duke of Orleans joins Fronde rebels on this day in history.
1656 On this day in history the first Jewish doctor in US, Jacob Lumbrozo, arrives in Maryland
1656 1st Jewish doctor in US, Jacob Lumbrozo, arrives in Maryland on this day in history.
1659 Pierre Corneille's "Oedipe," premieres in Paris on this day in history.