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 This day in History - September 2
317 Historic Events for September 2
421

Flavius Constantine III, emperor of Westromeinse, dies at about 51

Death
911

Viking-monarch Oleg of Kiev-Russia signs treaty with Byzantines

Event
1192

Sultan Saladin and king Richard the lion hearted sign cease fire

Event
1384

Louis I, duke of Anjou/king of Naples (Battle of Poitiers), dies

Death
1418

Jan III Chalon, prince of Orange/gov of Burgundy, dies

Death
1519

1st Battle of Tehuacingo, San Salvador vs Mexico

Event
1537

King Christian III publishes "Ordinance on the Danish Church"

Event
1547

Hernan Cortes, Spanish general defeated Aztec Indians

Death
1566

Taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37

Death
1606

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

Death
1644

Battle at Lostwithiel: Robert Devereux' infantry surrenders

Event
1645

lady Alice Lisle, English widow of John Lisle, beheaded

Death
1661

Georg Bohm, German organist/composer

Birth
1666

-06] Great Fire in London ends, kills 8 [NS=Sept 12]

Event
1666

Fire in London destroys 13,000 houses and kills 8

Event
1686

Habsburgse armies occupy Buda on Turks

Event
1698

Justus Vingboons, Architect, buried

Death
1715

Constantin Christian Dedekind, composer, dies at 87

Death
1716

Johann Trier, composer

Birth
1731

Johann F von Cronegk, German playwright (Olint und Sophronia)

Birth
1732

Pope Clement XII renews anti-Jewish laws of Rome

Event
1743

England/Austria/Savoye-Sardinia sign Treaty of Worms

Event
1750

Pehr Frigel, composer

Birth
1752

Last Julian calender day in US and England (no Sept 3-Sept 13th)

Event
1752

Last day of Julian calendar in Britain, British colonies

Event