Historical Events In January - 13
Friday, 14 December 2018
0533 On January - 13 remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96
0858 Aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies on January - 13.
0888 Charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies on January - 13.
0888 On this day in history duke Odo becomes king of West-France
1049 On this day in history derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle
1099 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria on January - 13.
1177 On this day in history hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies
1307 Arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies on January - 13.
1330 On this day in history frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies
1381 On January - 13 st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)
1406 On this day in history matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)
1488 On January - 13 hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
1505 Joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg) on January - 13.
1547 On January - 13 earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death
1559 On January - 13 elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey
1596 On January - 13 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
1599 Edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46 on this day in history.
1605 The controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison on January - 13.
1607 The Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain on this day in history.
1610 On this day in history galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter
1616 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on this day in history.
1621 Jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta) on this day in history.
1625 On this day in history pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
1630 Patent to Plymouth Colony issued on this day in history.
1651 On this day in history abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86
1673 On January - 13 jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris
1682 Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 on January - 13.
1683 Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer on this day in history.
1690 On this day in history gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1691 On this day in history george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
1695 On January - 13 jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
1702 On this day in history peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41
1727 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer on January - 13.
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on this day in history.