Historical Events In January - 13
Friday, 10 July 2020
0533 Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)
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 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 On this day in history the Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain.
1610 On this day in history galileo Galilei discovers Callisto, 4th satellite of Jupiter
1616 On this day in history antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
1621 On January - 13 jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta)
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 On January - 13 jean Racine's "Mithridate," premieres in Paris
1682 On January - 13 simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
1683 Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer on January - 13.
1690 On January - 13 gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
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 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer on January - 13.
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on January - 13.