Historical Events In January - 15
Monday, 22 April 2019
0069 On this day in history otho seizes power in Rome, proclaiming himself Emperor of Rome, but only rules for three months before committing suicide.
0069 On January - 15 servius Sulpicius Galba, 6th emperor of Rome (68-69), lynched at 70
0708 On January - 15 sisinnius begins his reign as Pope (dies 20 days later)
0936 On this day in history king Rudolph of France
0946 On January - 15 caliph al-Mustaqfi blinded/ousted
1208 On January - 15 peter of Castelnau, French nobleman, murdered
1345 On this day in history martin Zaccaria, Italo-Greek ruler
1346 Emperor Louis IV of Bavaria gives his wife Margaretha, Holland/Zealand on January - 15.
1432 Afonso V "the African", king of Portugal (1438-1481) on this day in history.
1507 On January - 15 johann Oporinus [Herbster], Swiss book publisher (Koran)
1535 Henry VIII declares himself head of English Church on this day in history.
1552 On this day in history france signs secret treaty with German Protestants
1559 On January - 15 coronation of British Queen Elizabeth I
1559 Elizabeth the First is crowned Queen of England in Westminster Abbey on this day in history.
1562 3rd sitting of Council of Trente opens on this day in history.
1567 On January - 15 black Box, [Catherine Quinol], Guadeloupe, vocalist (Love Sensation)
1582 Russia cedes Livonia & Estonia to Poland, loses access to the Baltic on January - 15.
1582 Russia cedes Livonia & Estonia to Poland, loses access to Baltic on this day in history.
1586 On this day in history battle at Boxum Spanish troops under Tassis beat state army
1586 Battle at Boxum: Spanish troops under Tassis beat state army on January - 15.
1622 The birth of Molière, French writer on this day in history.
1680 On this day in history french explorer Sieur de la Salle builds Fort Crèvecoeur
1684 Caspar Netscher, Dutch portrait painter, dies at about 48 on January - 15.
1705 Walraad, the Young, earl of Nassau-Ottweiler/gov of Nijmegen, dies on this day in history.
1715 Georg C Wagenzeil, Austria (court)composer/pianist on January - 15.
1716 On January - 15 philip Livingston, American businessman and politician (signed Declaration of Independence)
1730 On January - 15 john Malchair, composer
1733 On this day in history joseph Lederer, composer
1742 On this day in history eugene Godecharle, composer
1744 On January - 15 charles-Hubert Gervais, composer, dies at 72
1752 On January - 15 tobias Smollett publishes pamphlet accusing Fielding of plagiarism
1754 On January - 15 riot at burial of doelist Daniel Raap in Amsterdam
1755 Azzolino Bernardino Della Ciaia, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1759 British Museum opens in Montague House, London on this day in history.