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 This day in History - September 11
391 Historic Events for September 11
813

Charles the Great crowns Louis I emperor

Event
1297

Battle at Stirling Bridge, Scottish rebel Wm Wallace beats English

Event
1297

Hugh de Cressingham, English treasurer, dies in battle

Death
1304

Willem III becomes earl of Holland

Event
1458

Bernardo Accolti, [Unico Aretino], Italian writer (Virginia)

Birth
1476

Louise of Savoye, French mother/regentes of king Fran‡ois I

Birth
1522

Ulisse Aldrovandi, Italian biologist/medical

Birth
1523

Pierre de Ronsard, poet

Birth
1525

Johan Georg, elector of Brandenburg (1571-91)

Birth
1557

Catholic and Lutheran theology debated in Worm

Event
1584

Thomas Erpenius, [van Erpe], Dutch orientalist/arabist (grammar)

Birth
1599

Cornelis de Houtman, navigator (1st Dutch trip to Java), murder at 35

Death
1606

Carel van Mander, Flemish painter/art historian, dies at 58

Death
1614

Philipp Buchner, composer

Birth
1630

John de White, calvinist/banker to Prague, commits suicide

Death
1645

Thomas Fairfax' New Model-army occupies Bristol

Event
1646

Johann Stobaeus, composer, dies at 66

Death
1648

-13] Battle at Pilawce: Bohdan Chmielricki's beats John Casimir [OS]

Event
1649

Massacre of Drogheda-Cromwell kills 3,000 royalists

Event
1649

Oliver Cromwell seizes Drogheda Ireland, most inhabitants massacred

Event
1697

Battle at Zenta: Prince Eugen van Savoye beats Turkish superior power

Event
1700

James Thomson, songwriter (Rule Britannia)

Birth
1709

Hamilton, Scottish(?) general (Malplaquet), dies in battle

Death
1709

Battle at Malplaquet: Engl/Aust/Dutch Great Alliance beat France

Event
1709

Spaar, German(?) general (Malplaquet), dies in battle

Death