Historical Events In January - 01
Monday, 18 January 2021
0001 On this day in history origin of Christian Era
0069 Roman garrison of Mainz uprising on this day in history.
0089 On this day in history gov Lucius Antonius Saturninus of Germany becomes emperor of Rome
0165 On this day in history antonine Plague in Roman Empire killing 5-10 million people
0250 On this day in history plague of Cyprian in Europe killing 1 million+ (Unknown, but at least) people
0313 Start of Roman (Pontifical) Indiction on this day in history.
0379 On this day in history basilius, the Great, of Caesarea, holyman (Moralia)
0379 Basilius the Great, of Caesarea, saint (Moralia), dies on January - 01.
0404 On January - 01 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 King Ataulf of Narbonne marries emperor Honorius sister Galle Placidia on January - 01.
0429 On this day in history (BC) Plague of Athens in Greece, Libya, Egypt, Ethiopia killing 75,000-100,000 people
0541 On this day in history plague of Justinian in Europe and West Asia killing 25-100 million; 40-50% of population of Europe people
0630 The Prophet Muhammad sets out toward Mecca with the army that captures it bloodlessly on January - 01.
0664 Plague of 664 in British Isles on January - 01.
0722 Hofmeier Charles Martel flees from bishop Willibrord on this day in history.
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 January - 01 odo, earl of Paris/king of France (888-98), dies at about 39
0898 On January - 01 the Carolingian king Odo of the West Franks dies
0962 Boudouin III, count of Flanders, dies on this day in history.
0990 On this day in history russia adopts Julian calendar
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 Charles, The Angry One, king of Navarra (1349-87) on January - 01.
1387 Karel de Boze, king of Navarra (1349-87), dies on this day in history.
1430 On this day in history jews of Sicily are no longer required to attend conversionist services
1431 On January - 01 alexander VI [Rodrigo Borgia], Spanish/Italian pope (1492-1503)
1438 Albrecht II von Habsburg becomes king of Hungary on January - 01.
1449 On January - 01 lorenzo de'Medici, [The Magnificent] of Florence
1467 Sigismund I, the old, king of Poland on January - 01.
1481 On January - 01 huldrych Zwingli, Swiss Protestant reformer