Historical Events In August - 11
Saturday, 18 January 2020
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 this day in history.
0449 Flavian, Patriarch of Constantinople on this day in history.
0897 On August - 11 wilfred the Hairy, Count of Barcelona
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 On August - 11 guillaume de/Willem van Sens, Fren master builder (Canterbury), dies
1183 Christian I, archbishop of Mainz, dies on August - 11.
1253 Clara van Assisi leads rules of life in order of Clarissen on August - 11.
1304 On this day in history sea battle of Zierikzee
1394 On this day in history jan III, mister of Polanen, dies
1456 Janos Hunyadi, Hungarian general strategist, dies at about 49 on August - 11.
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 this day in history.
1494 Hans Memling, [John Memlinc], Flemish painter (Passietaferelen), dies on this day in history.
1519 Johann Tetzel, Dominican monk, dies at about 79 on August - 11.
1522 Uprising of adel/burgerij in Austria fails on August - 11.
1522 Martin Siebenborger, mayor of Vienna, beheaded on this day in history.
1578 On August - 11 pedro Nunes, [Nonius], Port mathematician/astronomer (nonius), dies
1589 Maarten Schenck van Nideggen, lt col (80 year war), dies at about 49 on August - 11.
1597 Germany throws out English sales people on this day in history.
1600 On August - 11 paul Hallman, composer
1611 Emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia on August - 11.
1613 Cristoph Kaldenbach, composer on this day in history.
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 CondĂ© vs Willem III) on August - 11.
1695 On this day in history 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 On August - 11 nicola Francesco Haym, composer, dies at 51
1737 Joseph Nollekins, London, sculptor on this day in history.
1744 Johann Gottlieb Schwencke, composer on August - 11.