Historical Events In January - 09
Thursday, 18 July 2019
0475 Byzantine Emperor Zeno is forced to flee his capital at Constantinople on January - 09.
1150 On January - 09 emperor Xizong of Jin was murdered by Prince Hailing of Jin in a Coup d'état.
1296 Earl Floris V signs accord with French king on this day in history.
1317 Phillips V, the Tall, crowned king of France on January - 09.
1349 On January - 09 700 Jews of Basel Switzerland, burned alive in their houses
1428 Pope Martinus V declares Jacoba van Beierens marriage invalid on this day in history.
1431 On this day in history judges' investigations for the trial of Joan of Arc begin in Rouen, France, the seat of the English occupation government.
1464 On January - 09 1st meeting of States-General of Netherlands
1493 On January - 09 1st sight of manatees (by Christopher Columbus)
1499 On January - 09 johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43
1514 On this day in history anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36
1522 On this day in history adriaan F Boeyens elected only Dutch pope (Adrian VI)
1554 On this day in history gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], pope (1621-23)
1558 On January - 09 geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland
1570 Tsar Ivan the terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod on January - 09.
1574 Christoph Buel, composer on January - 09.
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 January - 09 johann Weichmann, composer
1666 On this day in history 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 Werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
1695 On January - 09 john E Loovens, lawyer
1699 Robert J Pothier, French lawyer on January - 09.
1718 France declares war on Spain on this day in history.
1728 Thomas Warton, poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy) on this day in history.
1748 Stefan Paluselli, composer on January - 09.
1760 On this day in history afghans defeat Marathas in battle of Barari Ghat
1768 Philip Astley stages the first modern circus in London on January - 09.
1788 Connecticut becomes 5th state on this day in history.
1788 Connecticut becomes an American state on this day in history.
1790 Per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish poet (Lycksalighetens) on this day in history.
1792 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy on January - 09.
1793 Dutch Prince Willem V establishes 2 brigades Drive Artillery on this day in history.
1793 Jean Pierre Blanchard makes first balloon flight in North America (Philadelphia) on this day in history.