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Historical Events For January - 17

Saturday, 25 February 2017

0395  Theodosius I, the Great, Spanish emperor of Rome, dies at 49 on this day in history.  

1103  On this day in history frutolf, German monk/musicologist/historian, dies  

1119  Boudouin VII Hapkin, count of Flanders, dies on this day in history.  

1229  On January - 17 albert, bishop of Riga/founder (Sword Knights), dies at about 68  

1287  King Alfonso III of Aragon invades Minorca on this day in history.  

1342  On January - 17 philip, the Bold, duke of Burgundy  

1377  Pope Gregory XI moves the Papacy back to Rome from Avignon on this day in history.  

1463  On January - 17 frederick III, the Wise, elector of Saxony (1486-25), protector Luther  

1501  On this day in history cesare Borgia returns in triumph to Rome from Romagna  

1501  Leonhard Fuchs, Germany, botanist (History of Plants) on January - 17.  

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1504  On January - 17 pius V, [Antonio Ghislieri] saint, pope (1566-72)  

1517  On this day in history antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of Johannes)  

1524  Beginning of Giovanni da Verrazzano's voyage to find a passage to China on this day in history.  

1536  On this day in history françois Rabelais absolved of apostasy by Pope Paul III  

1536  On this day in history francois Rabelais absolved of apostasy by Pope Paul III  

1545  On January - 17 antonio Pace, composer  

1562  Edict of St Germain recognizes the Huguenots in France on January - 17.  

1562  Edict of St Germain recognizes Huguenots in France on this day in history.  

1574  On this day in history robert Fludd, composer  

1584  On this day in history bohemia adopts the Gregorian calendar  

1584  Bohemia adopts Gregorian calendar on January - 17.  

1595  On January - 17 french king Henri IV declares war on Spain  

1600  Calderon, writer on this day in history.  

1601  France gains Bresse, Bugey, Valromey & Gex in treaty with Spain on January - 17.  

1604  On January - 17 santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61  

1605  First publication of Don Quixote on this day in history.  

1612  On January - 17 thomas Fairfax, Lord Fairfax, English Parliamentary general  

1617  Pieter C Bockenberg, Dutch historian, dies at 68 on January - 17.  

1620  Diego Alvarez de Paz, Span missionary/writer (Peru), dies at about 59 on January - 17.  

1625  Nicolo Rubini, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.  

1654  On January - 17 paul Potter, Dutch painter, buried  

1656  On this day in history brandenburg & Sweden sign Treaty of Königsberg  

1656  Brandenburg & Sweden sign Treaty of Königsberg on this day in history.  

1657  Pieter van Bloemen, [Standaart], Flemish painter, baptized on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In January - 17

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1342  On January - 17 birth of philip, the Bold, duke of Burgundy  

1463  Frederick III, the Wise, elector of Saxony (1486-25), protector Luther was born on this day in history.  

1484  On this day in history birth of george Spalatin, German reformer (d. 1545)  

1501  Leonhard Fuchs, Germany, botanist (History of Plants) was born on January - 17.  

1504  On January - 17 birth of pius V, [Antonio Ghislieri] saint, pope (1566-72)  

1517  On January - 17 birth of antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of Johannes)  

1545  Antonio Pace, composer was born on January - 17.  

1560  On this day in history birth of gaspard Bauhin, Swiss botanist (d. 1624)  

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Famous Deaths In January - 17

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0395  Theodosius I, the Great, Spanish emperor of Rome, dies at 49 on this day in history.  

1103  On January - 17 frutolf, German monk/musicologist/historian, dies  

1119  Boudouin VII Hapkin, count of Flanders, dies on this day in history.  

1229  On January - 17 albert, bishop of Riga/founder (Sword Knights), dies at about 68  

1369  Death of King Peter I of Cyprus (murdered) (b. 1328) on January - 17.  

1468  On this day in history death of skanderbeg, Albanian leader (b. 1405)  

1598  On January - 17 death of fyodor I Tsar of Russia (b. 1557)  

1604  Santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

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