Historical Events In August - 11
Sunday, 26 September 2021
0117 Hadrianus hears of death of emperor Trajanus of Antioch on this day in history.
0355 Claudius Silvanus, accused of treason, proclaims himself Roman Emperor against Constantius II on August - 11.
0449 Flavian, Patriarch of Constantinople on this day in history.
0897 Wilfred the Hairy, Count of Barcelona on August - 11.
1106 On this day in history 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
1171 On this day in history louis I, Earl of Wage/Rieneck, dies
1180 Guillaume de/Willem van Sens, Fren master builder (Canterbury), dies on this day in history.
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 Sea battle of Zierikzee on August - 11.
1394 Jan III, mister of Polanen, dies on this day in history.
1456 Janos Hunyadi, Hungarian general strategist, dies at about 49 on this day in history.
1464 Nicholas van Cusa, philosopher/bishop of Brixen, dies on August - 11.
1490 On this day in history french van Brederode, leader of Hoeksen, dies at about 25
1492 On this day in history rodrigo de Borja becomes Pope Alexander VI
1494 On this day in history hans Memling, [John Memlinc], Flemish painter (Passietaferelen), dies
1519 Johann Tetzel, Dominican monk, dies at about 79 on August - 11.
1522 Uprising of adel/burgerij in Austria fails on this day in history.
1522 On August - 11 martin Siebenborger, mayor of Vienna, beheaded
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 this day in history.
1600 On August - 11 paul Hallman, composer
1611 On August - 11 emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia
1613 On this day in history cristoph Kaldenbach, composer
1635 On August - 11 thomas Betterton, London, actor/dramatist (Coriolanus)
1673 Richard Mead, London, physician on this day in history.
1674 1st Battle of at Seneffe (Louis II Condé vs Willem III) on August - 11.
1695 English & Dutch fleet capture Dunkerk on August - 11.
1718 On this day in history battle at Cape Passaro: English fleet destroys Spanish
1720 On this day in history martin Gerbert, composer
1729 On this day in history nicola Francesco Haym, composer, dies at 51
1737 Joseph Nollekins, London, sculptor on August - 11.
1744 Johann Gottlieb Schwencke, composer on this day in history.