Historical Events In January - 13
Sunday, 18 August 2019
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 Charles III, the Fat One, King of Franconia/Roman emperor, dies on this day in history.
0888 On January - 13 duke Odo becomes king of West-France
1049 Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle on January - 13.
1099 On this day in history crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
1177 Hendrik Jasomirgott Babenberg, Duke of Austria, dies on January - 13.
1307 Arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies on January - 13.
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 January - 13.
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 January - 13 joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg)
1547 On January - 13 earl Henry Howard of Surrey sentenced to death
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 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 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 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 Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies on this day in history.
1630 Patent to Plymouth Colony issued on January - 13.
1651 On January - 13 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 January - 13.
1683 Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer on January - 13.
1690 On January - 13 gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer
1691 On January - 13 george Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66
1695 On this day in history jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland
1702 Peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41 on this day in history.
1727 On this day in history johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on January - 13.