Historical Events In September - 23
Thursday, 02 April 2020
0079 On September - 23 pope Linus
0775 Constantine V Copronymus, Emperor of Byzantium (720-75), dies on September - 23.
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 Koenraad I, German duke/king (911-18), dies at 42 on September - 23.
0951 Otto I the Great becomes king of Italy on September - 23.
0965 Aboe a-Taia-H al-Moetanabbi, Arabic royal poet (Diwan), murdered on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1122 Concord of Worms on September - 23.
1408 Battle of Othee on this day in history.
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 King Henry III & Emperor Maximilian conquer Doornik on September - 23.
1541 Philippus A Paracelsus, Swiss physician/alchemist, dies at 47 on this day in history.
1555 On September - 23 louise de Coligny, French 4th wife of Willem of Orange
1561 On this day in history king Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida
1591 On this day in history michael Lohr, composer
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 Harvard College in Cambridge, Mass, 1st commencement on this day in history.
1642 On September - 23 giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer
1666 Princess Maria of Orange-Nassau marries Mauritius earl of Simmeren on this day in history.
1684 On this day in history johann Theodor Romhild, composer
1694 Francesco Passarini, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1700 Nicolaus Adam Strungk, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1703 On September - 23 jean-Marie Leclair, composer
1712 Ferdinand VI, the wise, King of Spain (1746-59) on September - 23.
1719 Liechtenstein declares independence from German empire on September - 23.
1738 Hermannus Boerhaave, medical/botanist, dies at 69 on September - 23.
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 Jacob Gilles appointed Dutch pension advisor on September - 23.
1768 William Wallace, Scottish mathematician (Rights of Wallace) on September - 23.