Historical Events In January - 13
Friday, 21 February 2020
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 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 Derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle on this day in history.
1099 Crusaders set fire to Mara Syria on this day in history.
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 January - 13.
1381 On January - 13 st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)
1406 On this day in history matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile)
1488 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on January - 13.
1505 Joachim II Hector, ruler (Brandenburg) on this day in history.
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 Edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46 on this day in history.
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 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 On January - 13 antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
1621 On January - 13 jan Pieterszoon Coen's fleet sets sail to Moluccas (from Jacarta)
1625 On this day in history pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
1630 On this day in history 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 January - 13.
1682 On January - 13 simon van Leeuwen, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 55
1683 Johann Christoph Graupner, German composer on this day in history.
1690 On this day in history 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 On this day in history peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41
1727 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer on January - 13.
1733 On January - 13 james Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC