Historical Events In November - 17
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
0284 On this day in history diocletian is proclaimed emperor by his soldiers.
0331 On this day in history flavius Claudius Julianus, [Julian the Apostate], emperor
0375 On November - 17 valentinianus I, co-emperor of E Roman Empire (336-75), dies at ñ54
0473 The future Zeno I is named associate emperor by Emperor Leo I on this day in history.
0474 On November - 17 leo II, Byzantine Emperor (474), dies
0594 Gregorius van Tours, Frankisch bishop of Tours, dies on November - 17.
0885 On this day in history queen Liutgard
1093 On November - 17 margaret, widow of Scottish king Malcolm III, dies
1183 Battle of Mizushima on November - 17.
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 this day in history.
1503 On this day in history il Bronzino, Florentine painter (Eleanor de Toledo & her Son)
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 On November - 17 elizabeth I ascends English throne upon death of Queen Mary
1558 Mary I Tudor, "Bloody Mary", queen of England (1553-58), dies at 42 on November - 17.
1594 Johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health) on this day in history.
1603 On this day in history english explorer, writer and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh goes on trial for treason.
1608 On this day in history adolf, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies in battle at 22
1648 Thomas Ford, composer, dies on this day in history.
1659 Peace of the Pyrenees is signed between France and Spain on this day in history.
1665 John Earle, English bishop on November - 17.
1690 On this day in history noel-Nicolas Coypel, French painter/cartoonist
1704 On this day in history salomeja Neris, [S Bacinskaite-Buciene], Latvian poet
1734 John Zenger, arrested for libel against NY col gov; later acquitted on November - 17.
1745 On this day in history prince Charles Edward Stewart, accompanied by pipers, entered Carlysle following the surrender of the city to the Jacobite Army.
1747 On November - 17 alain R Lesage, French author (Le diable boiteux), dies at 79
1755 On this day in history louis XVIII, 1st post-revolutionary king of France (1814-24)
1768 Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st duke of Newcastle, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1770 Gian Francesco de Majo, composer, dies at 38 on this day in history.
1771 Jonathan Huntington, composer on this day in history.
1785 On November - 17 church of England organizes in New England
1787 On November - 17 michele Carafa, composer