On This Day

January 1649 in History

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jan 6 The English Rump Parliament votes to put Charles I on trial for treason and other "high crimes"

King of England Charles I
King of England
Charles I

Deaths in History


BattleCharles I

Jan 30 Charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason by Parliament at 48

King of England Charles I
King of England
Charles I