Historical Events In January - 01
Tuesday, 31 January 2023
0001 On this day in history origin of Christian Era
0069 Roman garrison of Mainz uprising on this day in history.
0089 Gov Lucius Antonius Saturninus of Germany becomes emperor of Rome on January - 01.
0165 On January - 01 antonine Plague in Roman Empire killing 5-10 million people
0250 Plague of Cyprian in Europe killing 1 million+ (Unknown, but at least) people on January - 01.
0313 On January - 01 start of Roman (Pontifical) Indiction
0379 Basilius, the Great, of Caesarea, holyman (Moralia) on this day in history.
0379 On this day in history basilius the Great, of Caesarea, saint (Moralia), dies
0404 On this day in history telemachus, Roman monk, murdered
0404 On this day in history last gladiator competition in Rome
0412 (BC) epidemic in Greece (Northern Greece, Roman Republic) on January - 01.
0414 On January - 01 king Ataulf of Narbonne marries emperor Honorius sister Galle Placidia
0429 On January - 01 (BC) Plague of Athens in Greece, Libya, Egypt, Ethiopia killing 75,000-100,000 people
0541 Plague of Justinian in Europe and West Asia killing 25-100 million; 40-50% of population of Europe people on this day in history.
0630 The Prophet Muhammad sets out toward Mecca with the army that captures it bloodlessly on this day in history.
0664 On this day in history plague of 664 in British Isles
0722 On this day in history hofmeier Charles Martel flees from bishop Willibrord
0735 On this day in history japanese smallpox epidemic in Japan killing 2 million (Approx. ?1/3 of entire Japanese population) people
0746 On January - 01 plague of 746-747 in Byzantine Empire, West Asia, Africa
0898 On this day in history odo, earl of Paris/king of France (888-98), dies at about 39
0898 The Carolingian king Odo of the West Franks dies on January - 01.
0962 On January - 01 boudouin III, count of Flanders, dies
0990 Russia adopts Julian calendar on this day in history.
1200 On January - 01 (BC) Influenza Epidemic in Babylon, or Babirus of the Persians, Central Asia, Mesopotamia and Southern Asia
1204 King Haakon III of Norway (c. 1170) on January - 01.
1259 On this day in history michael VIII Palaiologos is proclaimed co-emperor of the Empire of Nicaea with his ward John IV Laskaris.
1387 On January - 01 charles, The Angry One, king of Navarra (1349-87)
1387 Karel de Boze, king of Navarra (1349-87), dies on this day in history.
1430 Jews of Sicily are no longer required to attend conversionist services on this day in history.
1431 Alexander VI [Rodrigo Borgia], Spanish/Italian pope (1492-1503) on January - 01.
1438 Albrecht II von Habsburg becomes king of Hungary on this day in history.
1449 On January - 01 lorenzo de'Medici, [The Magnificent] of Florence
1467 Sigismund I, the old, king of Poland on this day in history.
1481 On January - 01 huldrych Zwingli, Swiss Protestant reformer