Historical Events In November - 17
Friday, 20 September 2019
0284 Diocletian is proclaimed emperor by his soldiers on this day in history.
0331 Flavius Claudius Julianus, [Julian the Apostate], emperor on this day in history.
0375 On November - 17 valentinianus I, co-emperor of E Roman Empire (336-75), dies at Ă±54
0473 On November - 17 the future Zeno I is named associate emperor by Emperor Leo I.
0474 Leo II, Byzantine Emperor (474), dies on November - 17.
0594 Gregorius van Tours, Frankisch bishop of Tours, dies on November - 17.
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 this day in history 680 Jews arrested (293 hanged) in England for counterfeiting coins
1292 On November - 17 (O.S.) John Balliol becomes King of Scotland.
1503 On November - 17 il Bronzino, Florentine painter (Eleanor de Toledo & her Son)
1511 England & Spain sign anti-French covenant on this day in history.
1512 Kempo Roeper, Frisian rebel, quartered on this day in history.
1555 William of Orange becomes member of Council of State on this day in history.
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 On November - 17 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 Adolf, count of Nassau-Siegen, dies in battle at 22 on November - 17.
1648 Thomas Ford, composer, dies on this day in history.
1659 Peace of the Pyrenees is signed between France and Spain on November - 17.
1665 On November - 17 john Earle, English bishop
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 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 Alain R Lesage, French author (Le diable boiteux), dies at 79 on this day in history.
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 November - 17.
1771 On November - 17 jonathan Huntington, composer
1785 On November - 17 church of England organizes in New England
1787 On November - 17 michele Carafa, composer