Historical Events In August - 11
Thursday, 22 August 2019
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 On this day in history flavian, Patriarch of Constantinople
0897 Wilfred the Hairy, Count of Barcelona on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 Christian I, archbishop of Mainz, dies on this day in history.
1253 Clara van Assisi leads rules of life in order of Clarissen on this day in history.
1304 Sea battle of Zierikzee on this day in history.
1394 Jan III, mister of Polanen, dies on August - 11.
1456 On this day in history janos Hunyadi, Hungarian general strategist, dies at about 49
1464 On this day in history nicholas van Cusa, philosopher/bishop of Brixen, dies
1490 On August - 11 french van Brederode, leader of Hoeksen, dies at about 25
1492 On August - 11 rodrigo de Borja becomes Pope Alexander VI
1494 Hans Memling, [John Memlinc], Flemish painter (Passietaferelen), dies on this day in history.
1519 On August - 11 johann Tetzel, Dominican monk, dies at about 79
1522 Uprising of adel/burgerij in Austria fails on this day in history.
1522 Martin Siebenborger, mayor of Vienna, beheaded on August - 11.
1578 Pedro Nunes, [Nonius], Port mathematician/astronomer (nonius), dies on this day in history.
1589 On this day in history maarten Schenck van Nideggen, lt col (80 year war), dies at about 49
1597 On August - 11 germany throws out English sales people
1600 On August - 11 paul Hallman, composer
1611 On August - 11 emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia
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 August - 11.
1674 On this day in history 1st Battle of at Seneffe (Louis II Condé vs Willem III)
1695 English & Dutch fleet capture Dunkerk on this day in history.
1718 On August - 11 battle at Cape Passaro: English fleet destroys Spanish
1720 Martin Gerbert, composer on August - 11.
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.