Historical Events In August - 11
Wednesday, 18 May 2022
0117 On this day in history hadrianus hears of death of emperor Trajanus of Antioch
0355 On August - 11 claudius Silvanus, accused of treason, proclaims himself Roman Emperor against Constantius II.
0449 On August - 11 flavian, Patriarch of Constantinople
0897 Wilfred the Hairy, Count of Barcelona on August - 11.
1106 Henry IV escapes his captors at Ingelheim, enters into negotiations at Cologne with English, French, and Danish supporters, begins to collect an army to oppose his treacherous son, but dies August 7 at age 54 on August - 11.
1171 Louis I, Earl of Wage/Rieneck, dies on August - 11.
1180 On this day in history guillaume de/Willem van Sens, Fren master builder (Canterbury), dies
1183 On August - 11 christian I, archbishop of Mainz, dies
1253 On August - 11 clara van Assisi leads rules of life in order of Clarissen
1304 On this day in history sea battle of Zierikzee
1394 Jan III, mister of Polanen, dies on this day in history.
1456 On this day in history janos Hunyadi, Hungarian general strategist, dies at about 49
1464 Nicholas van Cusa, philosopher/bishop of Brixen, dies on this day in history.
1490 On this day in history french van Brederode, leader of Hoeksen, dies at about 25
1492 Rodrigo de Borja becomes Pope Alexander VI on August - 11.
1494 On August - 11 hans Memling, [John Memlinc], Flemish painter (Passietaferelen), dies
1519 On August - 11 johann Tetzel, Dominican monk, dies at about 79
1522 On this day in history uprising of adel/burgerij in Austria fails
1522 Martin Siebenborger, mayor of Vienna, beheaded on August - 11.
1578 Pedro Nunes, [Nonius], Port mathematician/astronomer (nonius), dies on August - 11.
1589 On August - 11 maarten Schenck van Nideggen, lt col (80 year war), dies at about 49
1597 Germany throws out English sales people on August - 11.
1600 Paul Hallman, composer on this day in history.
1611 On August - 11 emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia
1613 Cristoph Kaldenbach, composer on this day in history.
1635 Thomas Betterton, London, actor/dramatist (Coriolanus) on this day in history.
1673 On August - 11 richard Mead, London, physician
1674 On August - 11 1st Battle of at Seneffe (Louis II Condé vs Willem III)
1695 On August - 11 english & Dutch fleet capture Dunkerk
1718 On August - 11 battle at Cape Passaro: English fleet destroys Spanish
1720 On August - 11 martin Gerbert, composer
1729 Nicola Francesco Haym, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1737 On this day in history joseph Nollekins, London, sculptor
1744 On this day in history johann Gottlieb Schwencke, composer