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 This day in History - August 11
390 Historic Events for August 11
117

Hadrianus hears of death of emperor Trajanus of Antioch

Event
1171

Louis I, Earl of Wage/Rieneck, dies

Death
1180

Guillaume de/Willem van Sens, Fren master builder (Canterbury), dies

Death
1183

Christian I, archbishop of Mainz, dies

Death
1253

Clara van Assisi leads rules of life in order of Clarissen

Event
1259

M”ngke, Mongols great-khan/grandson of Ghengis Khan, dies

Death
1304

Sea battle of Zierikzee

Event
1394

Jan III, mister of Polanen, dies

Death
1456

J nos Hunyadi, Hungarian general strategist, dies at about 49

Death
1464

Nicholas van Cusa, philosopher/bishop of Brixen, dies

Death
1490

French van Brederode, leader of Hoeksen, dies at about 25

Death
1492

Rodrigo de Borja becomes Pope Alexander VI

Event
1494

Hans Memling, [John Memlinc], Flemish painter (Passietaferelen), dies

Death
1519

Johann Tetzel, Dominican monk, dies at about 79

Death
1522

Uprising of adel/burgerij in Austria fails

Event
1522

Martin Siebenbrger, mayor of Vienna, beheaded

Death
1578

Pedro Nunes, [Nonius], Port mathematician/astronomer (nonius), dies

Death
1589

Maarten Schenck van Nideggen, lt col (80 year war), dies at about 49

Death
1597

Germany throws out English sales people

Event
1600

Paul Hallman, composer

Birth
1611

Emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia

Event
1613

Cristoph Kaldenbach, composer

Birth
1635

Thomas Betterton, London, actor/dramatist (Coriolanus)

Birth
1673

Richard Mead, London, physician

Birth
1674

1st Battle of at Seneffe (Louis II Cond‚ vs Willem III)

Event