Historical Events In January - 13
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
0533 Remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96 on this day in history.
0858 On this day in history aethelwolf, king of Wessex (Battle at Aclea), dies
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 Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle on January - 13.
1099 On January - 13 crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
1177 On January - 13 hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies
1307 Arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
1330 Frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies on January - 13.
1381 St Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares) on January - 13.
1406 Matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile) on this day in history.
1488 On this day in history hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried
1505 On this day in history 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 this day in history edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46
1605 On January - 13 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 January - 13.
1616 On January - 13 antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
1621 Jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta) on January - 13.
1625 On January - 13 pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
1630 On this day in history 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 On January - 13 simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
1683 On this day in history johann Christoph Graupner, German composer
1690 On January - 13 gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1691 On this day in history george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
1695 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland on this day in history.
1702 On this day in history peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41
1727 On this day in history johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on January - 13.