Historical Events In January - 09
Wednesday, 17 August 2022
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 this day in history 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 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 January - 09.
1493 On this day in history 1st sight of manatees (by Christopher Columbus)
1499 On this day in history johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43
1514 On January - 09 anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36
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 this day in history.
1570 On January - 09 tsar Ivan the terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod
1574 Christoph Buel, composer on this day in history.
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 January - 09.
1677 On this day in history aernout "Aert" van der Neer, cartoonist/landscape painter, dies at 73
1679 On this day in history werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45
1695 John E Loovens, lawyer on this day in history.
1699 On this day in history robert J Pothier, French lawyer
1718 On this day in history france declares war on Spain
1728 On this day in history thomas Warton, poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy)
1748 On January - 09 stefan Paluselli, composer
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 this day in history.
1788 Connecticut becomes 5th state on January - 09.
1788 Connecticut becomes an American state on January - 09.
1790 On January - 09 per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish poet (Lycksalighetens)
1792 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy on this day in history.
1793 Dutch Prince Willem V establishes 2 brigades Drive Artillery on January - 09.
1793 Jean Pierre Blanchard makes first balloon flight in North America (Philadelphia) on January - 09.