Historical Events In January - 13
Monday, 22 April 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 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 this day in history.
1307 On this day in history arnoud van Foreest, Dom deacon of Utrecht, dies
1330 On this day in history frederick (III), the Handsome, duke of Austrian/German anti-king, dies
1381 On this day in history st Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares)
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 On this day in history elizabeth I crowned queen of England in Westminster Abbey
1596 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1607 On January - 13 the Bank of Genoa fails after announcement of national bankruptcy in Spain.
1610 On January - 13 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 January - 13.
1625 Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies on January - 13.
1630 Patent to Plymouth Colony issued on January - 13.
1651 Abraham C Bloemaert, painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies at 86 on this day in history.
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 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 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on this day in history.