Historical Events In January - 13
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
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 this day in history.
0888 Charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies on January - 13.
0888 Duke Odo becomes king of West-France on this day in history.
1049 On January - 13 derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle
1099 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria on this day in history.
1177 Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on January - 13.
1307 On January - 13 arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies
1330 Frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies on this day in history.
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 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on this day in history.
1505 On January - 13 joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)
1547 Earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death on January - 13.
1559 Elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey on January - 13.
1596 On this day in history 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 On this day in history the Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain.
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 Jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta) on January - 13.
1625 Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies on this day in history.
1630 On January - 13 patent to Plymouth Colony issued
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 On this day in history johann Christoph Graupner, German composer
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 Peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41 on January - 13.
1727 On this day in history johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 On this day in history james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC