Historical Events In September - 17
Thursday, 01 October 2020
0064 Julia Flavia, daughter of Roman Emperor Titus; lover of Domitian on this day in history.
0335 On September - 17 church of Heilig Grave initiated in Jerusalem
0642 Arabs conquer Alexandria, library destroyed on this day in history.
0879 On September - 17 charles III, [The Simple], king of France (893-923)
1156 On September - 17 markgraafschap Austria becomes a temple (Privilegium minus)
1176 On September - 17 the Battle of Myriokephalon is fought.
1179 On this day in history hildegard van Bingen, mystic/composer (Ordo Virtutum), dies at 81
1271 On this day in history wenceslas II, king of Bohemia & Poland (1278-1305)
1312 On this day in history ferdinand V, king of Castile/Leon, dies at 26
1394 Jews are expelled from France by order of King Charles VI on this day in history.
1422 Constantine II of Bulgaria on September - 17.
1462 On September - 17 the Battle of Świecino (or Battle of Żarnowiec) is fought during Thirteen Years' War.
1552 On September - 17 paul V, [Camillo Borghese], Italy, Pope (1605-21)
1562 On September - 17 council of Trente takes ecclesiastical canon
1563 On September - 17 henry Manners, 2nd Earl of Rutland, English soldier
1574 Pedro Menendez de Aviles, soldier/navigator, dies on this day in history.
1580 Charlotte Brabantia, countess of Nassau/daughter of Willem of Orange on September - 17.
1584 Gent surrenders to duke of Parma on September - 17.
1595 Pope Clemens VIII recognizes Henri IV as king of France on this day in history.
1598 On September - 17 netherland sailors discover Mauritius
1604 Lucas Osiander, composer, dies at 69 on September - 17.
1605 Francesco Sacrati, composer on this day in history.
1619 On September - 17 john Lambert, English general-major/parliament leader
1630 City of Boston forms on this day in history.
1630 On this day in history the city of Boston, Massachusetts is founded.
1631 Battle of Breitenfeld: King Gustaaf Adolf defeats Gen Tilly on September - 17.
1643 Gilbert Burnet, Bishop of Salisbury/author on this day in history.
1644 French troops occupy Mainz on September - 17.
1652 Bonaventura Elsevier, book publisher/merchant, dies at about 69 on September - 17.
1665 On this day in history philip IV, King of Spain (1621-55), dies
1678 On September - 17 france & Spain signs peace treaty
1679 Juan Jose of Austrian, Spanish gen/gov of Netherlands, dies at 50 on this day in history.
1683 Antonie van Leeuwenhoek reports existence of bacteria on this day in history.
1691 Colony Massachusetts Bay gets new charter on this day in history.