Historical Events Happened In January - 24
Thursday, 02 October 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 this day in history.
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 Stephen III ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0772 On January - 24 stefanus III/IV, pope (768-72), dies
0817 On this day in history st Paschal I begins his reign as Catholic Pope succeeding Stephen IV
0817 Stefanus IV, pope (816-17), dies on January - 24.
1076 On this day in history synod of Worms: German King Henry IV fires Pope Gregory VII
1118 On January - 24 giovanni Caetani elected Pope Gelasius II
1328 King Edward III of England marries Philippa of Henegouwen on this day in history.
1336 Alfonso IV, the Benignant, king of Aragon (1327-36), dies at 36 on January - 24.
1376 On January - 24 richard FitzAlan, 10th Earl of Arundel, English military leader
1458 Matthias I Corvinus chosen king of Hungary on January - 24.
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 On January - 24 francois I signs classified treaty with evangelical German monarchy
1547 Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, executed for treason on January - 24.
1556 Heavy earthquake strikes Shaaxi China, kills 830,000 on January - 24.
1568 On January - 24 abdij Church in Middelburg destroyed by fire
1568 On January - 24 in the Netherlands, Duke of Alva declares William of Orange an outlaw
1613 On January - 24 amsterdam merchant Hans Bontemantel baptized
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 Emperor Ferdinand II declares Albrecht von Wallenstein a traitor on January - 24.
1639 Connecticut colony organizes under Fundamental Orders on January - 24.
1639 On this day in history 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 January - 24.
1652 On this day in history duke of Orléans joins Fronde rebels
1652 On January - 24 duke of Orleans joins Fronde rebels
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 On January - 24 pierre Corneille's "Oedipe," premieres in Paris