Historical Events In November - 17
Monday, 28 September 2020
0284 Diocletian is proclaimed emperor by his soldiers on November - 17.
0331 On November - 17 flavius Claudius Julianus, [Julian the Apostate], emperor
0375 Valentinianus I, co-emperor of E Roman Empire (336-75), dies at ñ54 on November - 17.
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 On this day in history queen Liutgard
1093 Margaret, widow of Scottish king Malcolm III, dies on this day in history.
1183 On November - 17 battle of Mizushima.
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 Il Bronzino, Florentine painter (Eleanor de Toledo & her Son) on November - 17.
1511 On November - 17 england & Spain sign anti-French covenant
1512 Kempo Roeper, Frisian rebel, quartered on November - 17.
1555 On this day in history 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 November - 17.
1603 English explorer, writer and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh goes on trial for treason on this day in history.
1608 On this day in history adolf, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies in battle at 22
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 On this day in history john Earle, English bishop
1690 On November - 17 noel-Nicolas Coypel, French painter/cartoonist
1704 On this day in history salomeja Neris, [S Bacinskaite-Buciene], Latvian poet
1734 On November - 17 john Zenger, arrested for libel against NY col gov; later acquitted
1745 Prince Charles Edward Stewart, accompanied by pipers, entered Carlysle following the surrender of the city to the Jacobite Army on this day in history.
1747 Alain R Lesage, French author (Le diable boiteux), dies at 79 on November - 17.
1755 On this day in history louis XVIII, 1st post-revolutionary king of France (1814-24)
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 November - 17.
1785 On November - 17 church of England organizes in New England
1787 On this day in history michele Carafa, composer