Historical Events In January - 17
Thursday, 17 January 2019
1287 On January - 17 king Alfonso III of Aragon invades Minorca.
1377 Pope Gregory XI moves the Papacy back to Rome from Avignon on January - 17.
1501 Today in history cesare Borgia returns in triumph to Rome from Romagna
1524 Today in history beginning of Giovanni da Verrazzano's voyage to find a passage to China.
1536 François Rabelais absolved of apostasy by Pope Paul III today in history.
1536 Francois Rabelais absolved of apostasy by Pope Paul III on January - 17.
1562 On January - 17 edict of St Germain recognizes the Huguenots in France
1562 Edict of St Germain recognizes Huguenots in France on January - 17.
1584 On January - 17 bohemia adopts the Gregorian calendar
1584 Today in history bohemia adopts Gregorian calendar
1595 French king Henri IV declares war on Spain today in history.