Historical Events In January - 13
Monday, 18 January 2021
0533 On this day in history remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96
0858 On this day in history aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies
0888 On January - 13 charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies
0888 Duke Odo becomes king of West-France on January - 13.
1049 Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle on January - 13.
1099 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria on January - 13.
1177 On January - 13 hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies
1307 On January - 13 arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies
1330 On January - 13 frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies
1381 St Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares) on this day in history.
1406 Matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile) on this day in history.
1488 On this day in history hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
1505 Joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg) on this day in history.
1547 On January - 13 earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death
1559 On this day in history elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey
1596 On this day in history jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
1599 Edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46 on January - 13.
1605 On this day in history the controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison.
1607 The Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain on this day in history.
1610 On January - 13 galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter
1616 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on January - 13.
1621 Jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta) on this day in history.
1625 Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies on January - 13.
1630 On this day in history patent to Plymouth Colony issued
1651 Abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86 on this day in history.
1673 Jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
1682 On January - 13 simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
1683 Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer on this day in history.
1690 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer on this day in history.
1691 On this day in history george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
1695 On this day in history jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
1702 On January - 13 peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41
1727 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer on this day in history.
1733 On this day in history james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC