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 This day in History - January 3
388 Historic Events for January 3
236

St Anterus ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
269

St Felix I begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
936

Duke Alberik II of Spoleto appoints his son Pope Leo VII

Event
1322

Philip V, the Tall, King of France (1316-22), dies

Death
1338

Jacob of Arteveld elected mayor of Ghent

Event
1407

Bloody battles between Hoeksen and Kabeljauwen in Dordrecht

Event
1431

Joan of Arc handed over to the bishop

Event
1501

Ali Sjir Neva'i [Fani], Turkish poet/author, dies at 59

Death
1521

Martin Luther excommunicated by Roman Catholic Church

Event
1543

Juan Cabrillo, conqueror of Cen America, discoverer of Calif, dies

Death
1552

Henry II of Bavaria, bishop of Utrecht (1524-29), dies at 64

Death
1560

Peder Palladus, Danish church reformer (Visitasbog), dies at about 56

Death
1570

Bartholomeus Latomus, [Steinmetz], Flemish archbishop of Trier, dies

Death
1571

Joachim II Hector, elector (Brandenburg), dies at 65

Death
1624

William Tucker, 1st Black child born in America

Birth
1628

Francesco Maria Guaitoli, composer, dies at 64

Death
1638

Dutch Premier Van Joost speaks of "Hostage rights of Aemstel"

Event
1638

Schouwburg Theater, the 1st in Amsterdam, opens

Event
1641

Jeremiah Horrocks, English astronomical prodigy, dies at 22

Death
1661

Maria I Stuart, Queen of England/husband of Willem II, dies at 29 [NS]

Death
1667

Russia and Poland sign Truce of Androsovo

Event
1667

Resistance of Androsovo in Russia-Poland

Event
1670

George Monck, English general(-to the-sea), dies at 61

Death
1680

Johann Baptist Zimmermann, German stucco worker

Birth
1730

Charles Palissot de Montenoy, French writer/politician

Birth