Historical Events In September - 23
Saturday, 20 April 2019
0079 Pope Linus on this day in history.
0775 On September - 23 constantine V Copronymus, Emperor of Byzantium (720-75), dies
0918 On this day in history 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
0918 On September - 23 koenraad I, German duke/king (911-18), dies at 42
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 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 on September - 23.
1122 Concord of Worms on September - 23.
1408 Battle of Othee on September - 23.
1459 On September - 23 battle of Blore Heath, the first major battle of the English Wars of the Roses, is fought at Blore Heath in Staffordshire.
1513 On this day in history king Henry III & Emperor Maximilian conquer Doornik
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 this day in history.
1596 On September - 23 joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
1605 On September - 23 daniel von Czepko, German poet
1605 Pontus de Tyard, French poet on this day in history.
1624 On this day in history willem Pietersz Buytewech, painter/etcher, dies at about 32
1641 Adrian "Aart" van Wijck, theologist (against jansenisme) on this day in history.
1642 Harvard College in Cambridge, Mass, 1st commencement on September - 23.
1642 Giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer on September - 23.
1666 Princess Maria of Orange-Nassau marries Mauritius earl of Simmeren on September - 23.
1684 On this day in history johann Theodor Romhild, composer
1694 On this day in history francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57
1700 Nicolaus Adam Strungk, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1703 Jean-Marie Leclair, composer on September - 23.
1712 Ferdinand VI, the wise, King of Spain (1746-59) on September - 23.
1719 On September - 23 liechtenstein declares independence from German empire
1738 On September - 23 hermannus Boerhaave, medical/botanist, dies at 69
1739 On September - 23 russia & Turkey sign Peace of Belgrade
1745 On this day in history john Sevier, Tennessee, indian fighter (Gov/Rep-Tn)
1746 On September - 23 jacob Gilles appointed Dutch pension advisor
1768 William Wallace, Scottish mathematician (Rights of Wallace) on this day in history.