Historical Events In November - 17
Friday, 15 November 2019
0284 Diocletian is proclaimed emperor by his soldiers on November - 17.
0331 Flavius Claudius Julianus, [Julian the Apostate], emperor on November - 17.
0375 On November - 17 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 On November - 17 queen Liutgard
1093 Margaret, widow of Scottish king Malcolm III, dies on November - 17.
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 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 November - 17.
1512 On November - 17 kempo Roeper, Frisian rebel, quartered
1555 On November - 17 william of Orange becomes member of Council of State
1558 Elizabeth I ascends English throne upon death of Queen Mary on this day in history.
1558 On this day in history mary I Tudor, "Bloody Mary", queen of England (1553-58), dies at 42
1594 On this day in history johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health)
1603 On this day in history 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 On November - 17 thomas Ford, composer, dies
1659 On this day in history peace of the Pyrenees is signed between France and Spain.
1665 On November - 17 john Earle, English bishop
1690 Noel-Nicolas Coypel, French painter/cartoonist on November - 17.
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 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 this day in history alain R Lesage, French author (Le diable boiteux), dies at 79
1755 Louis XVIII, 1st post-revolutionary king of France (1814-24) on November - 17.
1768 Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st duke of Newcastle, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1770 On November - 17 gian Francesco de Majo, composer, dies at 38
1771 Jonathan Huntington, composer on November - 17.
1785 On this day in history church of England organizes in New England
1787 Michele Carafa, composer on November - 17.