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 This day in History - January 6
432 Historic Events for January 6
1066

King Harald of England crowned

Event
1088

Berengarius of Tours, French theologist, dies

Death
1099

Henry V crowned German king

Event
1227

Ferrand of Portugal freed from the Louvre

Event
1275

Raymundus of Pe¤afort, Spanish church law scholar, dies

Death
1352

French king Jean II introduces Order of the Star

Event
1367

Richard II, Bordeaux, France, king of England (1377-99)

Birth
1374

Andreas Corsini, Italian saint/bishop of Fiesole, dies

Death
1412

Joan of Arc, Domremy, martyr

Birth
1425

Jan of Bavaria, liege of Holland/bishop/duke, dies

Death
1448

Christopher III, king of Denmark/Norway/Sweden, dies

Death
1453

Emperor Frederik III becomes archduke of Austria

Event
1486

Martin Agricola, [M Sore], German composer/cantor

Birth
1488

Helius Eobanus Hessus, German poet (Silvae)

Birth
1496

Moorish fortress Alhambra, near Grenada, surrenders to the Christi

Event
1497

Jews are expelled from Graz (Syria)

Event
1535

City of Lima Peru founded by Francisco Pizarro

Event
1536

Baldassare Peruzzi, Italian architect/painter, dies

Death
1540

King Henry VIII of England married his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves

Event
1541

Bernard van Orley, Flemish royal painter of Hungary, dies at about 52

Death
1579

Artois/Hainault/Dowaai sign pro-Spanish Union of Arras

Event
1585

Claude Favre baron de Perouges seigneur de Vaugelas, French grammarian

Birth
1587

Gaspar de Guzm n, Count of Olivares, Premier of Spain (1621-43)

Birth
1592

Johan Casimir, palsgrave at the Rhine, dies

Death
1602

Karl Rabenhaupt, German/Dutch baron of Sucha/army leader

Birth