Historical Events In January - 09
Friday, 10 April 2020
0475 Byzantine Emperor Zeno is forced to flee his capital at Constantinople on January - 09.
1150 On this day in history emperor Xizong of Jin was murdered by Prince Hailing of Jin in a Coup d'Ă©tat.
1296 Earl Floris V signs accord with French king on this day in history.
1317 On January - 09 phillips V, the Tall, crowned king of France
1349 On January - 09 700 Jews of Basel Switzerland, burned alive in their houses
1428 On January - 09 pope Martinus V declares Jacoba van Beierens marriage invalid
1431 Judges' investigations for the trial of Joan of Arc begin in Rouen, France, the seat of the English occupation government on January - 09.
1464 On January - 09 1st meeting of States-General of Netherlands
1493 1st sight of manatees (by Christopher Columbus) on January - 09.
1499 Johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43 on January - 09.
1514 On this day in history anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36
1522 Adriaan F Boeyens elected only Dutch pope (Adrian VI) on January - 09.
1554 Gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], pope (1621-23) on January - 09.
1558 Geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland on this day in history.
1570 On this day in history tsar Ivan the terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod
1574 Christoph Buel, composer on January - 09.
1613 On this day in history 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
1620 On this day in history johann Weichmann, composer
1666 New France Governor Daniel de Remy de Courcelle 1626-1698 leads a 500-man military campaign against the Mohawks on this day in history.
1677 Aernout "Aert" van der Neer, cartoonist/landscape painter, dies at 73 on January - 09.
1679 Werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
1695 On this day in history john E Loovens, lawyer
1699 On January - 09 robert J Pothier, French lawyer
1718 On January - 09 france declares war on Spain
1728 Thomas Warton, poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy) on this day in history.
1748 On this day in history stefan Paluselli, composer
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 this day in history.
1788 Connecticut becomes an American state on January - 09.
1790 On this day in history per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish poet (Lycksalighetens)
1792 On January - 09 russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy
1793 On this day in history 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.