Historical Events In November - 17
Sunday, 04 June 2023
0284 Diocletian is proclaimed emperor by his soldiers on this day in history.
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 On November - 17 the future Zeno I is named associate emperor by Emperor Leo I.
0474 On November - 17 leo II, Byzantine Emperor (474), dies
0594 On this day in history gregorius van Tours, Frankisch bishop of Tours, dies
0885 Queen Liutgard on this day in history.
1093 On November - 17 margaret, widow of Scottish king Malcolm III, dies
1183 Battle of Mizushima on this day in history.
1278 On November - 17 680 Jews arrested (293 hanged) in England for counterfeiting coins
1292 On this day in history (O.S.) John Balliol becomes King of Scotland.
1503 On November - 17 il Bronzino, Florentine painter (Eleanor de Toledo & her Son)
1511 On November - 17 england & Spain sign anti-French covenant
1512 Kempo Roeper, Frisian rebel, quartered on this day in history.
1555 On November - 17 william of Orange becomes member of Council of State
1558 On November - 17 elizabeth I ascends English throne upon death of Queen Mary
1558 On November - 17 mary I Tudor, "Bloody Mary", queen of England (1553-58), dies at 42
1594 Johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health) on this day in history.
1603 On November - 17 english explorer, writer and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh goes on trial for treason.
1608 Adolf, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies in battle at 22 on this day in history.
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 November - 17.
1690 Noel-Nicolas Coypel, French painter/cartoonist on this day in history.
1704 On November - 17 salomeja Neris, [S Bacinskaite-Buciene], Latvian poet
1734 On November - 17 john Zenger, arrested for libel against NY col gov; later acquitted
1745 On November - 17 prince Charles Edward Stewart, accompanied by pipers, entered Carlysle following the surrender of the city to the Jacobite Army.
1747 Alain R Lesage, French author (Le diable boiteux), dies at 79 on November - 17.
1755 Louis XVIII, 1st post-revolutionary king of France (1814-24) on this day in history.
1768 Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st duke of Newcastle, dies at 75 on November - 17.
1770 Gian Francesco de Majo, composer, dies at 38 on this day in history.
1771 On November - 17 jonathan Huntington, composer
1785 Church of England organizes in New England on this day in history.
1787 On November - 17 michele Carafa, composer