Historical Events In January - 13
Sunday, 26 September 2021
0533 Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on January - 13.
0858 On January - 13 aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies
0888 On January - 13 charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies
0888 On January - 13 duke Odo becomes king of West-France
1049 On January - 13 derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle
1099 On this day in history crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
1177 On this day in history hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies
1307 Arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
1330 On January - 13 frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies
1381 St Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares) on January - 13.
1406 Matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile) on this day in history.
1488 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on this day in history.
1505 On this day in history joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)
1547 On this day in history 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 January - 13 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
1599 Edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46 on this day in history.
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 On January - 13 the Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain.
1610 Galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter on this day in history.
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 On this day in history pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
1630 On January - 13 patent to Plymouth Colony issued
1651 Abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86 on January - 13.
1673 On this day in history jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris
1682 Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 on this day in history.
1683 On this day in history johann Christoph Graupner, German composer
1690 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer on this day in history.
1691 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1695 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland on this day in history.
1702 Peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41 on this day in history.
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