Historical Events In January - 13
Sunday, 15 December 2019
0533 On January - 13 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 this day in history.
1049 On this day in history derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle
1099 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria on this day in history.
1177 On January - 13 hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies
1307 On this day in history arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies
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 this day in history hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
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 On January - 13 edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46
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 Galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter on January - 13.
1616 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on this day in history.
1621 On this day in history jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta)
1625 On January - 13 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 Jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
1682 Simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55 on this day in history.
1683 Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer on this day in history.
1690 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer on January - 13.
1691 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on January - 13.
1695 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland on this day in history.
1702 On January - 13 peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41
1727 On January - 13 johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 On January - 13 james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC