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 This day in History - January 14
395 Historic Events for January 14
973

Ekkehard I, monk of St Gallen (Vita Waltharii manu fortis), dies

Death
1163

Ladislaus I Arpad, king of Hungary (1162-63), dies

Death
1236

English king Henry III marries Eleonora of Provence

Event
1236

Sava [Rastko], son of Serbia's king/saint, dies at 64

Death
1301

Andreas III Arpad, king of Hungary (1290-1301), dies at 50

Death
1451

Franchinus Gaffurius, composer

Birth
1467

Henry van Stolberg and Wernigerode, German gov/viceroy of Frisia

Birth
1526

Charles V and Francis I sign Treaty of Madrid

Event
1526

Francis I forced to give up claims in Burgundy, Italy and Flanders

Event
1566

Angelo Notari, composer

Birth
1592

Sjihab al-Din Sultan Choerram Sjah Djahan, leader of India

Birth
1595

Ferdinand, archduke of Austria/mayor of Bohemenia, dies

Death
1601

Church authorities burn hebrew books in Rome

Event
1615

John Biddle, English minister (Unitarian)

Birth
1618

Jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam

Birth
1623

Paolo Sarpi, Italian church historian/politician, dies at 70

Death
1639

Rodger Ludlow publishes"Fundamental Orders of Connecticut"

Event
1639

1st Connecticut constitution (Fundamental Orders) adopted in Hartford

Event
1641

United East Indian Company conquerors city of Malakka, 7,000 killed

Event
1648

Casparus Barleaus, Flemish theologist/poet (Muiderkring), dies at 63

Death
1655

Angelo Predieri, composer

Birth
1659

Battle at Elvas: Portuguese beat Spanish

Event
1664

Simon van Slingelandt, Dutch grand pensionary (1727-36)

Birth
1676

Pier Francesco Cavalli, Italian (opera)composer, dies at 73

Death
1684

Jean-Baptiste Vanloo, French painter

Birth