Historical Events In January - 09
Friday, 30 July 2021
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'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 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 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 this day in history.
1493 On January - 09 1st sight of manatees (by Christopher Columbus)
1499 Johan Cicero, elector of (Brandenburg, 1486-99), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1514 On January - 09 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 On this day in history geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland
1570 On this day in history tsar Ivan the terrible kills 1000-2000 residents of Novgorod
1574 Christoph Buel, composer on this day in history.
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 Johann Weichmann, composer on this day in history.
1666 On January - 09 new France Governor Daniel de Remy de Courcelle 1626-1698 leads a 500-man military campaign against the Mohawks
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 Robert J Pothier, French lawyer on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1760 On January - 09 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 On January - 09 connecticut becomes an American state
1790 Per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Swedish poet (Lycksalighetens) on this day in history.
1792 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Jassy on this day in history.
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 January - 09.