Historical Events In July - 17
Monday, 03 October 2022
0180 On July - 17 christenen Cittinus/Donatus/Natzalus/Secunda/Speratus/Vestia sentenced to death in Carthago
0561 John III begins his reign as Catholic Pope succeeding Pelagius I on July - 17.
0656 Uthman ibn Affan, Third Caliph, assassinated on this day in history.
0855 On July - 17 st Leo IV ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0924 Edward the Elder of Wessex and Mercia dies and is succeeded by his son Athelstan, 29, who will reign until 940, continuing his father's conquest of the Danelaw north of the Thames-Lea line from the Vikings who have been in Britain since 787 on this day in history.
0924 Edward, the Older, English speaking king (899-924), dies on July - 17.
1025 On July - 17 boleslaw I Chobry, [the brave], duke/king of Poland, dies
1054 Emperor Henry III crowns his son Henry IV king on this day in history.
1070 On this day in history arnulf III the Hapless becomes earl of Flanders
1070 On this day in history boudouin VI, count of Flanders/Henegouwen, dies
1203 Venetianen conquer Constantinople, emperor Alexius III flees on July - 17.
1245 Pope bans emperor Frederik II Hohenstaufen for 3rd time on this day in history.
1345 Jacob Van Artevelde, [Manner Man], Flemish broker, lynched on this day in history.
1393 On July - 17 osmanen occupy Turnovo, Bulgaria
1429 On July - 17 dauphin crowned king of France
1453 On this day in history 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops
1453 On July - 17 john Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader
1473 On this day in history charles the Stout conquerors Nijmegen
1487 On this day in history esma'il I, shah who converted Iran from Sunni to Shi'ah
1509 Venice recaptures Padua on this day in history.
1510 On July - 17 edmund Dudley, English minister of Justice/Finance, dies
1549 Jews are expelled from Ghent Belgium on this day in history.
1552 On this day in history siena drives Spanish troops out of Verdun
1583 On July - 17 spanish & Walloon troops conquer Dunkerk
1585 English secret service discovers Anthony Babingtons murder plot against queen Elizabeth I on this day in history.
1596 On this day in history at 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya
1603 On this day in history sir Walter Ralegh arrested
1627 Lieven de Key, Flemish master builder (Vleeshal), dies at about 67 on July - 17.
1645 On this day in history robert Carr, 1st Earl of Somerset, Scottish politician
1674 Isaac Watts, England, writer/preacher/hymnist (Horae Lyrican) on July - 17.
1682 On this day in history johann Heinrich Kittel, composer, dies at 29
1686 A meeting takes place at Lüneburg between several Protestant powers in order to discuss the formation of an 'evangelical' league of defence, called the 'Confederatio Militiae Evangelicae', against the Catholic League on July - 17.
1695 Establishment of the Bank of Scotland under an Act of the Scottish Parliament,The Three Estates on July - 17.
1702 On this day in history johann Schneider, composer