Historical Events In November - 17
Sunday, 05 July 2020
0284 On November - 17 diocletian is proclaimed emperor by his soldiers.
0331 Flavius Claudius Julianus, [Julian the Apostate], emperor on November - 17.
0375 On this day in history valentinianus I, co-emperor of E Roman Empire (336-75), dies at Ă±54
0473 On this day in history the future Zeno I is named associate emperor by Emperor Leo I.
0474 Leo II, Byzantine Emperor (474), dies on this day in history.
0594 Gregorius van Tours, Frankisch bishop of Tours, dies on November - 17.
0885 Queen Liutgard on November - 17.
1093 Margaret, widow of Scottish king Malcolm III, dies on this day in history.
1183 On November - 17 battle of Mizushima.
1278 On this day in history 680 Jews arrested (293 hanged) in England for counterfeiting coins
1292 (O.S.) John Balliol becomes King of Scotland on November - 17.
1503 Il Bronzino, Florentine painter (Eleanor de Toledo & her Son) on this day in history.
1511 England & Spain sign anti-French covenant on this day in history.
1512 On November - 17 kempo Roeper, Frisian rebel, quartered
1555 William of Orange becomes member of Council of State on November - 17.
1558 Elizabeth I ascends English throne upon death of Queen Mary on this day in history.
1558 Mary I Tudor, "Bloody Mary", queen of England (1553-58), dies at 42 on November - 17.
1594 On this day in history johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health)
1603 On November - 17 english explorer, writer and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh goes on trial for treason.
1608 On November - 17 adolf, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies in battle at 22
1648 Thomas Ford, composer, dies on November - 17.
1659 Peace of the Pyrenees is signed between France and Spain on this day in history.
1665 John Earle, English bishop on this day in history.
1690 On November - 17 noel-Nicolas Coypel, French painter/cartoonist
1704 On November - 17 salomeja Neris, [S Bacinskaite-Buciene], Latvian poet
1734 John Zenger, arrested for libel against NY col gov; later acquitted on November - 17.
1745 Prince Charles Edward Stewart, accompanied by pipers, entered Carlysle following the surrender of the city to the Jacobite Army on November - 17.
1747 Alain R Lesage, French author (Le diable boiteux), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1755 Louis XVIII, 1st post-revolutionary king of France (1814-24) on November - 17.
1768 On this day in history thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st duke of Newcastle, dies at 75
1770 On this day in history gian Francesco de Majo, composer, dies at 38
1771 Jonathan Huntington, composer on this day in history.
1785 On November - 17 church of England organizes in New England
1787 Michele Carafa, composer on November - 17.