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 This day in History - September 15
430 Historic Events for September 15
9

Publius Quinctilius Varus, Roman viceroy of Syria, suicide at 59

Death
53

Mark U Trajanus, 13th Roman emperor (98-117)/conqueror of Ctesiphon

Birth
608

St Boniface IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
921

Ludmilla, wife of 1st christian Bohemian king Borijov I/saint, dies

Death
928

Louis III, the Blind Proven‡aals king of Lombardije/Germany, dies at 48

Death
1231

Louis I, Duke of Wittelsbach, dies

Death
1505

Maria, queen of Hungary/wife of Louis II/governess of Neth (1531-55)

Birth
1514

Thomas Wolsey appointed archbishop of York

Event
1525

John Pistorius, church reformer, burned at the stake

Death
1556

Vlissingen ex-emperor Charles V returns to Spain

Event
1572

Erasmus Widmann, composer

Birth
1584

Georg R Weckerlin, German poet (Oden und Ges„nge)

Birth
1584

San Lorenzo del Escorial Palace in Madrid finished

Event
1586

Cristobal de Isla Diego, composer

Birth
1590

Giambattista Catagna elected as Pope Urban VII

Event
1598

Hidejoshi, [Hijoshi], Japanese general strategist/kampaku, dies

Death
1613

Fran‡oise duc de la Rochefoucald, Paris France, writer (M‚moires)

Birth
1619

Prince Bethlen G bors troops occupy Pozsony (Pressburg) Hungary

Event
1620

Mayflower departs from Plymouth England with 102 pilgrims [OS May 8]

Event
1621

Swedish troops occupy Riga

Event
1644

Giambattista Pamfili replaces Pope Urban VII as Innocent X

Event
1654

Cornelis Bicker, merchant/mayor of Amsterdam, dies at 61

Death
1656

England and France sign peace treaty

Event
1683

Germantown Pa founded by 13 immigrant families

Event
1685

Gottfried Kirkhoff, composer

Birth