Historical Events In September - 16
Monday, 20 January 2020
0096 Titus Flavius Domitianus, emperor of Rome (81-96), murdered at 45 on September - 16.
0655 Martinus I, bannished Pope (649-53), dies on this day in history.
0827 On this day in history pope Valentine
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 Traversari Ambrosius, Italian humanist//sciencist/general on this day in history.
1387 On this day in history the birth of King Henry V of England
1387 Henry V, king of England (1413-22) on September - 16.
1394 Clement VII, [Robert de Geneve], Pope (1378-94), dies on this day in history.
1400 Owain GlyndĹµr is declared Prince of Wales by his followers on September - 16.
1498 On September - 16 tomas de Torquemada, inquisitor who burned 10,000 people, dies
1542 Diego de Almagro, Spanish captain-general of Peru, beheaded on this day in history.
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 On September - 16 king Johan Casimir of Palts promises military aid to hugenots
1584 On September - 16 matthias Gallas, Austria earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna/general-major
1597 On this day in history french troops chase away Albrecht of Austria
1630 Mass village of Shawmut changes name to Boston on this day in history.
1638 On this day in history louis XIV, [Sun King], king of France (1643-1715) [NS]
1652 Spanish troops occupy Dunkerk on this day in history.
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 Anne Bradstreet, American poet, dies (birth date unknown) on September - 16.
1685 John Gay, English poet (Beggar's Opera) on this day in history.
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 Emperor Leopold I declares war on France, Cologne & Bavaria on this day in history.
1729 Willem KH Friso installed as viceroy of Groningen on this day in history.
1736 Johann N Tetens, German/Danish philosopher/mathematician on this day in history.