Historical Events In August - 11
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
0117 Hadrianus hears of death of emperor Trajanus of Antioch on August - 11.
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 On this day in history wilfred the Hairy, Count of Barcelona
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 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 August - 11 sea battle of Zierikzee
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 this day in history.
1490 French van Brederode, leader of Hoeksen, dies at about 25 on August - 11.
1492 On August - 11 rodrigo de Borja becomes Pope Alexander VI
1494 On August - 11 hans Memling, [John Memlinc], Flemish painter (Passietaferelen), dies
1519 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1578 Pedro Nunes, [Nonius], Port mathematician/astronomer (nonius), dies on this day in history.
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 August - 11.
1600 On this day in history paul Hallman, composer
1611 Emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia on August - 11.
1613 On August - 11 cristoph Kaldenbach, composer
1635 Thomas Betterton, London, actor/dramatist (Coriolanus) on August - 11.
1673 On this day in history richard Mead, London, physician
1674 On August - 11 1st Battle of at Seneffe (Louis II CondĂ© vs Willem III)
1695 English & Dutch fleet capture Dunkerk on this day in history.
1718 Battle at Cape Passaro: English fleet destroys Spanish on this day in history.
1720 On August - 11 martin Gerbert, composer
1729 Nicola Francesco Haym, composer, dies at 51 on August - 11.
1737 Joseph Nollekins, London, sculptor on August - 11.
1744 Johann Gottlieb Schwencke, composer on this day in history.