Historical Events In September - 16
Monday, 24 February 2020
0096 On this day in history titus Flavius Domitianus, emperor of Rome (81-96), murdered at 45
0655 Martinus I, bannished Pope (649-53), dies on this day in history.
0827 Pope Valentine on this day in history.
1087 On this day in history victor III, [Dauferio/Desiderius], Italian Pope (1086-87), dies
1380 On September - 16 charles V, the Wise, King of France (1364-80), dies
1386 On this day in history traversari Ambrosius, Italian humanist//sciencist/general
1387 On September - 16 the birth of King Henry V of England
1387 On September - 16 henry V, king of England (1413-22)
1394 On September - 16 clement VII, [Robert de Geneve], Pope (1378-94), dies
1400 On this day in history owain GlyndĹµr is declared Prince of Wales by his followers.
1498 On this day in history tomas de Torquemada, inquisitor who burned 10,000 people, dies
1542 On September - 16 diego de Almagro, Spanish captain-general of Peru, beheaded
1547 Abu al-Faiz ibn Mubarak Faizi, Persian-Dutch East Indies poet on September - 16.
1557 Jacques Mauduit, composer on this day in history.
1574 Samuel Coster, Dutch physician/playwright (Polyxena) on September - 16.
1575 King Johan Casimir of Palts promises military aid to hugenots on September - 16.
1584 On September - 16 matthias Gallas, Austria earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna/general-major
1597 French troops chase away Albrecht of Austria on September - 16.
1630 Mass village of Shawmut changes name to Boston on September - 16.
1638 On this day in history louis XIV, [Sun King], king of France (1643-1715) [NS]
1652 On September - 16 spanish troops occupy Dunkerk
1652 Dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, Dutch composer, dies at 61 on September - 16.
1654 On September - 16 russian troops occupy Smolensk on Poland
1662 Flamsteed sees solar eclipse, first known astronomical observation on this day in history.
1662 Flamsteed sees solar eclipse, 1st known astronomical observation on September - 16.
1666 "Messiah" Sjabtai Tswi becomes Islamiet on September - 16.
1668 King John II Casimir of Poland resigns, flees to France on September - 16.
1672 On September - 16 anne Bradstreet, American poet, dies (birth date unknown)
1685 On this day in history john Gay, English poet (Beggar's Opera)
1696 On this day in history lambert Pietkin, composer, dies at 83
1701 James Francis Edward Stuart, sometimes called the "Old Pretender", becomes the Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England and Scotland on September - 16.
1702 On this day in history emperor Leopold I declares war on France, Cologne & Bavaria
1729 On September - 16 willem KH Friso installed as viceroy of Groningen
1736 On September - 16 johann N Tetens, German/Danish philosopher/mathematician