Historical Events In January - 01
Friday, 23 October 2020
0001 Origin of Christian Era on this day in history.
0069 Roman garrison of Mainz uprising on this day in history.
0089 On January - 01 gov Lucius Antonius Saturninus of Germany becomes emperor of Rome
0165 Antonine Plague in Roman Empire killing 5-10 million people on this day in history.
0250 Plague of Cyprian in Europe killing 1 million+ (Unknown, but at least) people on this day in history.
0313 On January - 01 start of Roman (Pontifical) Indiction
0379 Basilius, the Great, of Caesarea, holyman (Moralia) on January - 01.
0379 On January - 01 basilius the Great, of Caesarea, saint (Moralia), dies
0404 Telemachus, Roman monk, murdered on January - 01.
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 (BC) Plague of Athens in Greece, Libya, Egypt, Ethiopia killing 75,000-100,000 people on this day in history.
0541 Plague of Justinian in Europe and West Asia killing 25-100 million; 40-50% of population of Europe people on January - 01.
0630 On January - 01 the Prophet Muhammad sets out toward Mecca with the army that captures it bloodlessly.
0664 Plague of 664 in British Isles on January - 01.
0722 Hofmeier Charles Martel flees from bishop Willibrord on January - 01.
0735 On January - 01 japanese smallpox epidemic in Japan killing 2 million (Approx. ?1/3 of entire Japanese population) people
0746 Plague of 746-747 in Byzantine Empire, West Asia, Africa on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
0962 On January - 01 boudouin III, count of Flanders, dies
0990 Russia adopts Julian calendar on this day in history.
1200 (BC) Influenza Epidemic in Babylon, or Babirus of the Persians, Central Asia, Mesopotamia and Southern Asia on January - 01.
1204 King Haakon III of Norway (c. 1170) on January - 01.
1259 On January - 01 michael VIII Palaiologos is proclaimed co-emperor of the Empire of Nicaea with his ward John IV Laskaris.
1387 On this day in history 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 January - 01.
1431 On this day in history alexander VI [Rodrigo Borgia], Spanish/Italian pope (1492-1503)
1438 Albrecht II von Habsburg becomes king of Hungary on January - 01.
1449 Lorenzo de'Medici, [The Magnificent] of Florence on this day in history.
1467 On January - 01 sigismund I, the old, king of Poland
1481 Huldrych Zwingli, Swiss Protestant reformer on January - 01.