Historical Events In January - 21
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
0879 On this day in history boudouin with the Iron Arm, earl of Flanders, dies
0917 On this day in history erchanger, Duke of Swabia (c. 880)
1077 On January - 21 german King Heinrich IV petitions Pope Gregory VII for forgiveness
1118 On January - 21 paschalis II, [Raniero], pope (1099-1118), dies
1189 On January - 21 philip II, Henry II & Richard Lion-Hearted initiate 3rd Crusade
1189 On January - 21 philip II, Henry II & Richard Lion hearted initiate 3rd Crusade
1276 Pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocent V on January - 21.
1276 On January - 21 pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocence V
1287 On this day in history the treaty of San Agayz is signed. Minorca is conquered by King Alfons III of Aragon.
1324 On January - 21 zen Buddhist religious debate between Tendai & Shingon
1337 Charles V, the Wise, king of France (1364-80) on January - 21.
1522 Head inquisitor Adrian Florisz Boeyens elected pope on this day in history.
1525 On this day in history the Swiss Anabaptist Movement is born when Conrad Grebel, Felix Manz, George Blaurock, and about a dozen others baptize each other in the home of Manz's mother in ZĂŒrich, breaking a thousand-year tradition of church-state union.
1527 On January - 21 juan de Grijalva, Spanish conquistador (c. 1489)
1542 On this day in history parliament passes bill of attainder against Queen Katherine Howard
1571 John I Pontanus, physicist/historian (Amsterdam) on January - 21.
1596 John Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1604 On January - 21 tsar Ivan IV defeats the False Dmitri, who claims to be the true tsar
1604 On this day in history tsar Ivan IV defeats False Dmitri, who claims to be the true tsar
1609 On this day in history joseph Justus Scaliger, French inventor of "Julian Period", dies at 68
1626 On this day in history john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
1638 On January - 21 ignazio Donati, Italian composer (c. 1570)
1643 On this day in history dutch mariner Abel Tasman discovers Tonga in the Pacific
1659 On this day in history adriaen van der Werff, Dutch portrait painter/engraver/architect
1664 Count Miklós of Zrinyi sets out to battle Turkish invasion army on this day in history.
1664 Count Miklos of Zrinyi sets out to battle Turkish invasion army on January - 21.
1665 On January - 21 domenico Mazzocchi, composer, dies at 72
1670 On January - 21 honorat de Brueil seigneur de Racan, French playwright, dies at 80
1677 The first medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston on January - 21.
1677 1st medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston on this day in history.
1683 On January - 21 anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st earl of Shaftesbury, dies at 61
1686 On January - 21 nicolas-Francois Blondel, French architect, dies
1704 Willem B Schepers, Dutch merchant/ship owner, dies at about 83 on January - 21.
1732 Russia & Persia sign Treaty of Riascha on January - 21.