January 16 in Pop Culture History
1362 – St. Marcellus Flood or Grote Mandrenke (Great Drowning of Men), Netherlands
1547 – Ivan the Terrible crowned himself 1st Tsar of Moscow.
1581 – The English Parliament outlawed Roman Catholicism.
1605 – The first edition of El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha (Book One of Don Quixote) by Miguel de Cervantes was published in Madrid, Spain.
1776 – The U.S. Continental Congress approved the enlistment …