Historical Events In January - 09
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
0475 On this day in history byzantine Emperor Zeno is forced to flee his capital at Constantinople.
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 January - 09 phillips V, the Tall, crowned king of France
1349 On this day in history 700 Jews of Basel Switzerland, burned alive in their houses
1428 Pope Martinus V declares Jacoba van Beierens marriage invalid on January - 09.
1431 Judges' investigations for the trial of Joan of Arc begin in Rouen, France, the seat of the English occupation government on this day in history.
1464 1st meeting of States-General of Netherlands on this day in history.
1493 1st sight of manatees (by Christopher Columbus) on this day in history.
1499 Johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43 on January - 09.
1514 Anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36 on January - 09.
1522 Adriaan F Boeyens elected only Dutch pope (Adrian VI) on this day in history.
1554 On January - 09 gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], pope (1621-23)
1558 Geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland on January - 09.
1570 On this day in history 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 January - 09 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 this day in history.
1679 On January - 09 werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45
1695 John E Loovens, lawyer on this day in history.
1699 Robert J Pothier, French lawyer on January - 09.
1718 France declares war on Spain on January - 09.
1728 Thomas Warton, poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy) on January - 09.
1748 Stefan Paluselli, composer on this day in history.
1760 On this day in history afghans defeat Marathas in battle of Barari Ghat
1768 On January - 09 philip Astley stages the first modern circus in London.
1788 On January - 09 connecticut becomes 5th state
1788 Connecticut becomes an American state on this day in history.
1790 On this day in history per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish poet (Lycksalighetens)
1792 On January - 09 russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy
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 January - 09.