Historical Events In January - 09
Thursday, 02 July 2020
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'Ă©tat on this day in history.
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 Pope Martinus V declares Jacoba van Beierens marriage invalid on this day in history.
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 1st meeting of States-General of Netherlands on January - 09.
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 Anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian, dies at 36 on January - 09.
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 January - 09.
1570 On January - 09 tsar Ivan the terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod
1574 Christoph Buel, composer on this day in history.
1613 On January - 09 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 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 this day in history aernout "Aert" van der Neer, cartoonist/landscape painter, dies at 73
1679 Werner Fabricius, composer, dies at 45 on January - 09.
1695 On this day in history john E Loovens, lawyer
1699 Robert J Pothier, French lawyer on January - 09.
1718 On January - 09 france declares war on Spain
1728 On this day in history thomas Warton, poet laureate of England (Pleasures of Melancholy)
1748 Stefan Paluselli, composer on January - 09.
1760 Afghans defeat Marathas in battle of Barari Ghat on January - 09.
1768 Philip Astley stages the first modern circus in London on January - 09.
1788 On this day in history connecticut becomes 5th state
1788 On this day in history connecticut becomes an American state
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 this day in history.