Historical Events In July - 17
Thursday, 23 May 2019
0180 On July - 17 christenen Cittinus/Donatus/Natzalus/Secunda/Speratus/Vestia sentenced to death in Carthago
0561 On this day in history john III begins his reign as Catholic Pope succeeding Pelagius I
0656 On this day in history uthman ibn Affan, Third Caliph, assassinated.
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 July - 17.
0924 On this day in history edward, the Older, English speaking king (899-924), dies
1025 On this day in history boleslaw I Chobry, [the brave], duke/king of Poland, dies
1054 On July - 17 emperor Henry III crowns his son Henry IV king
1070 On this day in history arnulf III the Hapless becomes earl of Flanders
1070 On July - 17 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 this day in history.
1345 Jacob Van Artevelde, [Manner Man], Flemish broker, lynched on this day in history.
1393 Osmanen occupy Turnovo, Bulgaria on this day in history.
1429 Dauphin crowned king of France on July - 17.
1453 On July - 17 1st battle at Castillon: French beat English troops
1453 On July - 17 john Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, English military leader
1473 On July - 17 charles the Stout conquerors Nijmegen
1487 Esma'il I, shah who converted Iran from Sunni to Shi'ah on July - 17.
1509 On July - 17 venice recaptures Padua
1510 On July - 17 edmund Dudley, English minister of Justice/Finance, dies
1549 On this day in history jews are expelled from Ghent Belgium
1552 On July - 17 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 July - 17.
1596 At 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya on this day in history.
1603 Sir Walter Ralegh arrested on this day in history.
1627 On this day in history lieven de Key, Flemish master builder (Vleeshal), dies at about 67
1645 Robert Carr, 1st Earl of Somerset, Scottish politician on this day in history.
1674 Isaac Watts, England, writer/preacher/hymnist (Horae Lyrican) on this day in history.
1682 Johann Heinrich Kittel, composer, dies at 29 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1695 Establishment of the Bank of Scotland under an Act of the Scottish Parliament,The Three Estates on this day in history.
1702 On this day in history johann Schneider, composer