Historical Events In January - 13
Monday, 24 June 2019
0533 On this day in history remigius van Reims, 1st bishop of Reims (459-533)/saint, dies about 96
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 Duke Odo becomes king of West-France on this day in history.
1049 On this day in history derrick IV, Count of Holland (1039-49), dies in battle
1099 On this day in history crusaders set fire to Mara Syria
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 St Colette, abbess/reformer (Poor Clares) on this day in history.
1406 Matteo Palmieri, Italian writer (Della vita civile) on this day in history.
1488 Hermann Vischer, "the Old", buried on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1596 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter on this day in history.
1599 On January - 13 edmund Spenser, poet (Faerie Queene), dies at about 46
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 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 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 On this day in history johann Christoph Graupner, German composer
1690 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel, composer on January - 13.
1691 George Fox, founder of Quakers, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1695 Jonathan Swift ordained an Anglican priest in Ireland on January - 13.
1702 On January - 13 peter Rabus, Dutch poet/translator (Great Name Book), dies at 41
1727 On January - 13 johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
1733 James Oglethorpe &130 English colonists arrive at Charleston, SC on this day in history.