Historical Events In September - 16
Monday, 27 May 2019
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 September - 16.
0827 Pope Valentine on this day in history.
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 On this day in history traversari Ambrosius, Italian humanist//sciencist/general
1387 The birth of King Henry V of England on September - 16.
1387 Henry V, king of England (1413-22) on September - 16.
1394 Clement VII, [Robert de Geneve], Pope (1378-94), dies on September - 16.
1400 On September - 16 owain Glyndŵr 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 On September - 16 abu al-Faiz ibn Mubarak Faizi, Persian-Dutch East Indies poet
1557 Jacques Mauduit, composer on September - 16.
1574 Samuel Coster, Dutch physician/playwright (Polyxena) on September - 16.
1575 King Johan Casimir of Palts promises military aid to hugenots on this day in history.
1584 On this day in history matthias Gallas, Austria earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna/general-major
1597 French troops chase away Albrecht of Austria on this day in history.
1630 On September - 16 mass village of Shawmut changes name to Boston
1638 Louis XIV, [Sun King], king of France (1643-1715) [NS] on this day in history.
1652 Spanish troops occupy Dunkerk on this day in history.
1652 Dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, Dutch composer, dies at 61 on September - 16.
1654 On this day in history russian troops occupy Smolensk on Poland
1662 On September - 16 flamsteed sees solar eclipse, first known astronomical observation
1662 On this day in history flamsteed sees solar eclipse, 1st known astronomical observation
1666 "Messiah" Sjabtai Tswi becomes Islamiet on this day in history.
1668 On September - 16 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 On September - 16 lambert Pietkin, composer, dies at 83
1701 On September - 16 james Francis Edward Stuart, sometimes called the "Old Pretender", becomes the Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England and Scotland.
1702 Emperor Leopold I declares war on France, Cologne & Bavaria on September - 16.
1729 Willem KH Friso installed as viceroy of Groningen on September - 16.
1736 On this day in history johann N Tetens, German/Danish philosopher/mathematician