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 This day in History - September 12
414 Historic Events for September 12
352

Maximinus van Trier, bishop of Trier/saint, dies

Death
1012

Guido van Anderlecht, Flemish pilgrim/saint, dies

Death
1015

Henry I becomes earl of Leuven

Event
1015

Lambert I with the Beard, count of Leuven, dies in battle at about 65

Death
1185

Andronicus I Comnenus, Byzantine emperor (1183-85), lynched

Death
1213

Battle at Muret: Crusade of Simon de Montfort beat Pedro II of Arag¢n

Event
1213

Pedro II, [el Catolico], king of Aragon, dies in battle

Death
1217

French prince Louis and English king Henry III sign peace treaty

Event
1362

Innocent VI, [Etienne Aubert], Pope (1352-62), dies

Death
1396

Crusaders under earl of Nevers reaches Nicopolis

Event
1494

Fran‡ois I of Valois-Angoulˆme, king of France (1515-47)

Birth
1500

Albrecht III van Saxon-Meisen, duke of Saxon, dies at 57

Death
1543

Treaty of Venlo: Duke Willem of Gulik and Emperor Charles V

Event
1556

Emperor Charles resigns, his brother Ferdinand van Austria takes over

Event
1559

Lodovico Cardi da Cigoli, Italian painter/architect

Birth
1575

Henry Hudson, England, navigator/explorer (Hudson River)

Birth
1591

Richard Grenville, vice-admiral (Roanoke) dies in battle at 49

Death
1604

Louis Gunther, earl of Nassau, dies in battle at about 29

Death
1624

1st submarine tested (London)

Event
1635

Sweden and Poland sign ceasefire Treaty of Stuhmsdorf

Event
1639

Viceroy Thomas Wentworth sails back to England

Event
1642

Cinq Mars, French plotter, executed

Death
1647

Joos Banckert, Swiss admiral (Spanish silver fleet), dies at 48

Death
1655

Sebastien de Brossard, composer

Birth
1659

Ferdinand W, prince of Wrttemberg-Neustadt/gen Dutch infantry

Birth