Historical Events In September - 16
Friday, 20 September 2019
0096 On September - 16 titus Flavius Domitianus, emperor of Rome (81-96), murdered at 45
0655 On this day in history martinus I, bannished Pope (649-53), dies
0827 On September - 16 pope Valentine
1087 On this day in history victor III, [Dauferio/Desiderius], Italian Pope (1086-87), dies
1380 Charles V, the Wise, King of France (1364-80), dies on this day in history.
1386 Traversari Ambrosius, Italian humanist//sciencist/general on September - 16.
1387 The birth of King Henry V of England on September - 16.
1387 Henry V, king of England (1413-22) on this day in history.
1394 Clement VII, [Robert de Geneve], Pope (1378-94), dies on September - 16.
1400 On September - 16 owain GlyndĹµr is declared Prince of Wales by his followers.
1498 Tomas de Torquemada, inquisitor who burned 10,000 people, dies on September - 16.
1542 Diego de Almagro, Spanish captain-general of Peru, beheaded on September - 16.
1547 On this day in history abu al-Faiz ibn Mubarak Faizi, Persian-Dutch East Indies poet
1557 On this day in history jacques Mauduit, composer
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 Matthias Gallas, Austria earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna/general-major on this day in history.
1597 French troops chase away Albrecht of Austria on September - 16.
1630 Mass village of Shawmut changes name to Boston on this day in history.
1638 Louis XIV, [Sun King], king of France (1643-1715) [NS] on this day in history.
1652 On this day in history spanish troops occupy Dunkerk
1652 On September - 16 dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, Dutch composer, dies at 61
1654 On this day in history russian troops occupy Smolensk on Poland
1662 Flamsteed sees solar eclipse, first known astronomical observation on September - 16.
1662 On September - 16 flamsteed sees solar eclipse, 1st known astronomical observation
1666 On September - 16 "Messiah" Sjabtai Tswi becomes Islamiet
1668 On this day in history king John II Casimir of Poland resigns, flees to France
1672 On September - 16 anne Bradstreet, American poet, dies (birth date unknown)
1685 John Gay, English poet (Beggar's Opera) on this day in history.
1696 Lambert Pietkin, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
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 September - 16 emperor Leopold I declares war on France, Cologne & Bavaria
1729 Willem KH Friso installed as viceroy of Groningen on September - 16.
1736 On September - 16 johann N Tetens, German/Danish philosopher/mathematician