Historical Events In January - 09
Friday, 24 May 2019
0475 Byzantine Emperor Zeno is forced to flee his capital at Constantinople on this day in history.
1150 Emperor Xizong of Jin was murdered by Prince Hailing of Jin in a Coup d'état on this day in history.
1296 On January - 09 earl Floris V signs accord with French king
1317 On this day in history phillips V, the Tall, crowned king of France
1349 700 Jews of Basel Switzerland, burned alive in their houses on this day in history.
1428 On this day in history pope Martinus V declares Jacoba van Beierens marriage invalid
1431 On January - 09 judges' investigations for the trial of Joan of Arc begin in Rouen, France, the seat of the English occupation government.
1464 1st meeting of States-General of Netherlands on January - 09.
1493 1st sight of manatees (by Christopher Columbus) on January - 09.
1499 On January - 09 johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43
1514 Anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36 on this day in history.
1522 On January - 09 adriaan F Boeyens elected only Dutch pope (Adrian VI)
1554 Gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], pope (1621-23) on January - 09.
1558 Geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland on January - 09.
1570 On January - 09 tsar Ivan the terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod
1574 On this day in history christoph Buel, composer
1613 Samuel de Champlain publishes two volumes of his Voyages, outlining his adventures from 1604 to 1612; with maps of Acadia and the St. Lawrence River on January - 09.
1620 On this day in history johann Weichmann, composer
1666 On January - 09 new France Governor Daniel de Remy de Courcelle 1626-1698 leads a 500-man military campaign against the Mohawks
1677 On January - 09 aernout "Aert" van der Neer, cartoonist/landscape painter, dies at 73
1679 On this day in history werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45
1695 On January - 09 john E Loovens, lawyer
1699 On January - 09 robert J Pothier, French lawyer
1718 On January - 09 france declares war on Spain
1728 On January - 09 thomas Warton, poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy)
1748 Stefan Paluselli, composer on this day in history.
1760 Afghans defeat Marathas in battle of Barari Ghat on this day in history.
1768 On this day in history philip Astley stages the first modern circus in London.
1788 Connecticut becomes 5th state on January - 09.
1788 Connecticut becomes an American state on this day in history.
1790 Per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish poet (Lycksalighetens) on January - 09.
1792 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy on this day in history.
1793 On January - 09 dutch Prince Willem V establishes 2 brigades Drive Artillery
1793 Jean Pierre Blanchard makes first balloon flight in North America (Philadelphia) on this day in history.