Historical Events In July - 17
Friday, 21 January 2022
0180 On this day in history christenen Cittinus/Donatus/Natzalus/Secunda/Speratus/Vestia sentenced to death in Carthago
0561 On July - 17 john III begins his reign as Catholic Pope succeeding Pelagius I
0656 Uthman ibn Affan, Third Caliph, assassinated on this day in history.
0855 St Leo IV ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0924 On this day in history 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
0924 On July - 17 edward, the Older, English speaking king (899-924), dies
1025 Boleslaw I Chobry, [the brave], duke/king of Poland, dies on this day in history.
1054 Emperor Henry III crowns his son Henry IV king on July - 17.
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 On July - 17 venetianen conquer Constantinople, emperor Alexius III flees
1245 Pope bans emperor Frederik II Hohenstaufen for 3rd time on July - 17.
1345 Jacob Van Artevelde, [Manner Man], Flemish broker, lynched on July - 17.
1393 On July - 17 osmanen occupy Turnovo, Bulgaria
1429 Dauphin crowned king of France on this day in history.
1453 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops on July - 17.
1453 John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader on July - 17.
1473 Charles the Stout conquerors Nijmegen on July - 17.
1487 On July - 17 esma'il I, shah who converted Iran from Sunni to Shi'ah
1509 On this day in history venice recaptures Padua
1510 Edmund Dudley, English minister of Justice/Finance, dies on this day in history.
1549 On July - 17 jews are expelled from Ghent Belgium
1552 On July - 17 siena drives Spanish troops out of Verdun
1583 On this day in history spanish & Walloon troops conquer Dunkerk
1585 On this day in history english secret service discovers Anthony Babingtons murder plot against queen Elizabeth I
1596 On July - 17 at 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya
1603 On July - 17 sir Walter Ralegh arrested
1627 On July - 17 lieven de Key, Flemish master builder (Vleeshal), dies at about 67
1645 On July - 17 robert Carr, 1st Earl of Somerset, Scottish politician
1674 On this day in history isaac Watts, England, writer/preacher/hymnist (Horae Lyrican)
1682 Johann Heinrich Kittel, composer, dies at 29 on this day in history.
1686 On July - 17 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.
1695 On this day in history establishment of the Bank of Scotland under an Act of the Scottish Parliament,The Three Estates.
1702 On July - 17 johann Schneider, composer