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 This day in History - October 13
358 Historic Events for October 13
54

Claudius, Roman Emperor, dies of poison mushrooms at 63

Death
1093

Robrecht I, the Fries, Count of Flanders, dies

Death
1213

Battle at Steppes-Bishop Pierrepont and Louis II beat Henry I of Brabant

Event
1307

French king Philip IV convicts templars because of heresy

Event
1311

Gwijde van Names, Flemish marshal (Golden Track), dies at 35

Death
1474

Mariotto di Bigio di Bindo Albertinelli, Italian painter

Birth
1483

Rabbi Issac Abarbanel starts his exegesis on Bible

Event
1492

English admiral Poynings fleet occupies Lock

Event
1501

Maximilian of Austria and Louis XII sign Treaty of Trente

Event
1534

Alessandro Farnese elected as Pope Paul III

Event
1537

Jane Grey, Queen of England for 9 days

Birth
1563

Francesco Caracciolo, Italian religious founder/saint (Caracciolini)

Birth
1601

Tycho Brahe, greatest naked-eye observer, dies in Prague

Death
1629

Dutch West Indies Co grants religious freedom in West Indies

Event
1643

Sweder van Haersolte, mister of Swaluwenborch/diplomat, dies at 61

Death
1652

Prince of Cond‚ flees Paris

Event
1652

Johann Heinrich Kittel, composer

Birth
1652

Abraham Verhoeven, Flemish printer/newspaper publisher, dies

Death
1659

Gen-major John Lambert drives out English Rump-govt

Event
1660

Denmark king Frederik III makes coup

Event
1680

Dani‰l Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 54

Death
1680

Fran‡ois Roberday, composer, dies at 56

Death
1701

Andreas Anton Schmelzer, composer, dies at 47

Death
1702

Dutch/English troops occupy Luik

Event
1708

Henry van Nassau, mister of Ouwerkerk/fieldmarshal, dies at 67

Death