Historical Events In November - 17
Saturday, 20 July 2019
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 Ă±54
0473 The future Zeno I is named associate emperor by Emperor Leo I on November - 17.
0474 Leo II, Byzantine Emperor (474), dies on this day in history.
0594 On this day in history gregorius van Tours, Frankisch bishop of Tours, dies
0885 Queen Liutgard on this day in history.
1093 Margaret, widow of Scottish king Malcolm III, dies on this day in history.
1183 On November - 17 battle of Mizushima.
1278 680 Jews arrested (293 hanged) in England for counterfeiting coins on this day in history.
1292 (O.S.) John Balliol becomes King of Scotland on this day in history.
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 Kempo Roeper, Frisian rebel, quartered on November - 17.
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 On this day in history 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 English explorer, writer and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh goes on trial for treason on November - 17.
1608 Adolf, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies in battle at 22 on November - 17.
1648 On this day in history thomas Ford, composer, dies
1659 Peace of the Pyrenees is signed between France and Spain on November - 17.
1665 John Earle, English bishop on this day in history.
1690 Noel-Nicolas Coypel, French painter/cartoonist on this day in history.
1704 On November - 17 salomeja Neris, [S Bacinskaite-Buciene], Latvian poet
1734 John Zenger, arrested for libel against NY col gov; later acquitted on this day in history.
1745 Prince Charles Edward Stewart, accompanied by pipers, entered Carlysle following the surrender of the city to the Jacobite Army on November - 17.
1747 On November - 17 alain R Lesage, French author (Le diable boiteux), dies at 79
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 On November - 17 gian Francesco de Majo, composer, dies at 38
1771 On November - 17 jonathan Huntington, composer
1785 On this day in history church of England organizes in New England
1787 Michele Carafa, composer on this day in history.