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Historical Events In August - 17

Tuesday, 22 October 2019

0682  On August - 17 st Leo II begins his reign as Catholic Pope  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0754  Karloman, abbot of Monte cassino, dies at >39 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1180  On this day in history yoritomo Minamoto leads uprising against emperor Kiyomori Taira  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1227  Death of the Mongol conqueror Genghis Khan on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1464  Nikolaus von Cusa, German theologist/mathematician/philosopher, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1498  Cardinal Borgia renounced his vows & office to marry a French princess on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1510  On this day in history edmund Dudley, English treasurer, beheaded  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1536  On August - 17 pietersz, book publisher (Kersten Knight  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1544  On this day in history imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1553  On this day in history charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1563  King Charles IX of France (13) declared an adult on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  On this day in history peace of Bergerac: Political rights for Huguenots  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1579  On August - 17 francois van Anjou visits English queen Elizabeth I  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1585  Antwerp surrenders after 8 months siege by duke of Parma on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1586  Johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1590  John White returns to Roanoke, Virginia to find no trace of colonist's he had left there 3 yrs earlier [or Aug 18, 1591] on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1607  On August - 17 pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins (Fermat's Last Theorem) [or 1608]  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1635  Francisco de Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna, dies at 48 on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1648  On August - 17 -20] Battle at Preston, Lancashire: Henry Ireton beats Scottish  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1676  On this day in history grimmelshausen, writer, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1681  On August - 17 nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Rus-orthodox church, dies at 76  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1686  On August - 17 nicola Antonio Porpora, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1717  France, Russia & Prussia sign agreement on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1720  On August - 17 charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1730  Mauritius Vogt, composer, dies at 61 on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1731  Johann Augustin Kobelius, composer, dies at 57 on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1743  Sweden & Russia sign peace treaty on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1775  On August - 17 philippe Libon, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1777  On this day in history giuseppe Scarlotti, composer, dies at 54  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1779  On August - 17 franz de Paula Roser, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1785  On August - 17 jonathan Trumbull, US patriot, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1786  On this day in history the birth of Davy Crockett, US frontiersman killed at the Alamo  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1786  On this day in history davy Crockett, US, frontiersman/adventurer/politician (Alamo)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1786  On this day in history frederik II, king of Prussia (1740-86)/composer, dies at 74  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1473  On August - 17 birth of richard, Duke of York (d. 1483?)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1578  Francesco Albani, Italian painter (d. 1660) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1586  Johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1601  On August - 17 birth of pierre de Fermat, mathematician who needed wider margins [or Aug 20]  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1629  On this day in history birth of king John III of Poland (d. 1696)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1686  Nicola Antonio Porpora, composer was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1720  Charles D J Eisen, French engraver/painter (Contes de La Fontaine) was born on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1753  On August - 17 birth of josef DobrovskĂ˝, Czech linguist (d. 1828)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0754  On this day in history karloman, abbot of Monte cassino, dies at >39  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1153  On August - 17 death of eustace IV of Boulogne, son of Stephen of England (b. 1130)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1304  On August - 17 death of emperor Go-Fukakusa of Japan (b. 1243)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1464  On this day in history nikolaus von Cusa, German theologist/mathematician/philosopher, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1510  Death of Edmund Dudley, English treasurer, beheaded on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1536  Death of Pietersz, book publisher (Kersten Knight on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1553  Charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies on August - 17.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1635  On this day in history francisco de Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna, dies at 48  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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