Historical Events In January - 21
Saturday, 04 April 2020
0879 On January - 21 boudouin with the Iron Arm, earl of Flanders, dies
0917 On this day in history erchanger, Duke of Swabia (c. 880)
1077 German King Heinrich IV petitions Pope Gregory VII for forgiveness on January - 21.
1118 On January - 21 paschalis II, [Raniero], pope (1099-1118), dies
1189 On this day in history philip II, Henry II & Richard Lion-Hearted initiate 3rd Crusade
1189 Philip II, Henry II & Richard Lion hearted initiate 3rd Crusade on January - 21.
1276 Pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocent V on this day in history.
1276 Pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocence V on this day in history.
1287 The treaty of San Agayz is signed. Minorca is conquered by King Alfons III of Aragon on January - 21.
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 January - 21 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 Juan de Grijalva, Spanish conquistador (c. 1489) on this day in history.
1542 On January - 21 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 January - 21.
1604 On January - 21 tsar Ivan IV defeats the False Dmitri, who claims to be the true tsar
1604 Tsar Ivan IV defeats False Dmitri, who claims to be the true tsar on this day in history.
1609 On January - 21 joseph Justus Scaliger, French inventor of "Julian Period", dies at 68
1626 On January - 21 john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
1638 Ignazio Donati, Italian composer (c. 1570) on January - 21.
1643 On January - 21 dutch mariner Abel Tasman discovers Tonga in the Pacific
1659 Adriaen van der Werff, Dutch portrait painter/engraver/architect on January - 21.
1664 On this day in history count Miklós of Zrinyi sets out to battle Turkish invasion army
1664 Count Miklos of Zrinyi sets out to battle Turkish invasion army on January - 21.
1665 On this day in history domenico Mazzocchi, composer, dies at 72
1670 Honorat de Brueil seigneur de Racan, French playwright, dies at 80 on January - 21.
1677 The first medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston on January - 21.
1677 On January - 21 1st medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston
1683 Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st earl of Shaftesbury, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1686 Nicolas-Francois Blondel, French architect, dies on this day in history.
1704 On this day in history willem B Schepers, Dutch merchant/ship owner, dies at about 83
1732 On January - 21 russia & Persia sign Treaty of Riascha