Historical Events In September - 17
Saturday, 04 July 2020
0064 Julia Flavia, daughter of Roman Emperor Titus; lover of Domitian on September - 17.
0335 On September - 17 church of Heilig Grave initiated in Jerusalem
0642 Arabs conquer Alexandria, library destroyed on September - 17.
0879 On this day in history charles III, [The Simple], king of France (893-923)
1156 Markgraafschap Austria becomes a temple (Privilegium minus) on this day in history.
1176 On September - 17 the Battle of Myriokephalon is fought.
1179 Hildegard van Bingen, mystic/composer (Ordo Virtutum), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1271 On September - 17 wenceslas II, king of Bohemia & Poland (1278-1305)
1312 Ferdinand V, king of Castile/Leon, dies at 26 on September - 17.
1394 On September - 17 jews are expelled from France by order of King Charles VI
1422 On September - 17 constantine II of Bulgaria
1462 The Battle of Ĺšwiecino (or Battle of Ĺ»arnowiec) is fought during Thirteen Years' War on this day in history.
1552 Paul V, [Camillo Borghese], Italy, Pope (1605-21) on this day in history.
1562 On this day in history council of Trente takes ecclesiastical canon
1563 Henry Manners, 2nd Earl of Rutland, English soldier on September - 17.
1574 Pedro Menendez de Aviles, soldier/navigator, dies on September - 17.
1580 Charlotte Brabantia, countess of Nassau/daughter of Willem of Orange on this day in history.
1584 On September - 17 gent surrenders to duke of Parma
1595 Pope Clemens VIII recognizes Henri IV as king of France on September - 17.
1598 Netherland sailors discover Mauritius on September - 17.
1604 On this day in history lucas Osiander, composer, dies at 69
1605 Francesco Sacrati, composer on this day in history.
1619 John Lambert, English general-major/parliament leader on September - 17.
1630 On this day in history city of Boston forms
1630 The city of Boston, Massachusetts is founded on this day in history.
1631 Battle of Breitenfeld: King Gustaaf Adolf defeats Gen Tilly on this day in history.
1643 On this day in history gilbert Burnet, Bishop of Salisbury/author
1644 On September - 17 french troops occupy Mainz
1652 On this day in history bonaventura Elsevier, book publisher/merchant, dies at about 69
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.