Historical Events In September - 23
Friday, 17 August 2018
0079 Pope Linus on September - 23.
0775 Constantine V Copronymus, Emperor of Byzantium (720-75), dies on September - 23.
0918 The German king Conrad I dies after a 7-year reign in which he has warred with the Danes, the Slavs, the Magyars, and the duke of Saxony on September - 23.
0918 Koenraad I, German duke/king (911-18), dies at 42 on September - 23.
0951 On September - 23 otto I the Great becomes king of Italy
0965 On September - 23 aboe a-Taia-H al-Moetanabbi, Arabic royal poet (Diwan), murdered
1122 On this day in history the Holy Roman Emperor Henry V renounces the right of investiture with ring and crozier in the September 23 Concordat of Worms, recognizes freedom of election of the clergy, and promises to restore all church property
1122 On September - 23 concord of Worms
1408 On September - 23 battle of Othee
1459 Battle of Blore Heath, the first major battle of the English Wars of the Roses, is fought at Blore Heath in Staffordshire on September - 23.
1513 King Henry III & Emperor Maximilian conquer Doornik on September - 23.
1541 Philippus A Paracelsus, Swiss physician/alchemist, dies at 47 on September - 23.
1555 On this day in history louise de Coligny, French 4th wife of Willem of Orange
1561 King Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida on September - 23.
1591 Michael Lohr, composer on September - 23.
1596 On this day in history joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
1605 Daniel von Czepko, German poet on September - 23.
1605 Pontus de Tyard, French poet on this day in history.
1624 On September - 23 willem Pietersz Buytewech, painter/etcher, dies at about 32
1641 On this day in history adrian "Aart" van Wijck, theologist (against jansenisme)
1642 On this day in history harvard College in Cambridge, Mass, 1st commencement
1642 Giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer on this day in history.
1666 Princess Maria of Orange-Nassau marries Mauritius earl of Simmeren on this day in history.
1684 On September - 23 johann Theodor Romhild, composer
1694 On September - 23 francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57
1700 Nicolaus Adam Strungk, composer, dies at 59 on September - 23.
1703 Jean-Marie Leclair, composer on September - 23.
1712 On this day in history ferdinand VI, the wise, King of Spain (1746-59)
1719 On September - 23 liechtenstein declares independence from German empire
1738 On this day in history hermannus Boerhaave, medical/botanist, dies at 69
1739 Russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade on this day in history.
1745 On September - 23 john Sevier, Tennessee, indian fighter (Gov/Rep-Tn)
1746 On this day in history jacob Gilles appointed Dutch pension advisor
1768 William Wallace, Scottish mathematician (Rights of Wallace) on September - 23.