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 This day in History - September 4
371 Historic Events for September 4
422

St Boniface I ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
422

Boniface I, Italian Bishop of Rome, dies

Death
454

Dioscorus van Alexandria, patriarch (council of Efeze), dies

Death
476

Romulus Augustulus, last Roman emperor in west, is deposed

Event
1024

Conrad II the Sailor chosen German king

Event
1085

Irmgarde van Keulen, German countress of Aspel/saint, dies

Death
1154

Gilbert de la Porr‚e, French philosopher/bishop of Poiters, dies

Death
1249

Amadeus V de Great, count of Flanders/Savoy

Birth
1260

Battle at Montaperti-Guelfen vs Ghibellijnen

Event
1282

King Pedro III of Arag¢north annexes Sicily

Event
1383

Amadeus VIII, duke of Savoye/last antipope (Felix V (1439-48)

Birth
1414

Peace of Atrecht: John the fearless and Armagnacs

Event
1479

King Alfonso I of Portugal recognizes Isabella as queen of Castili‰

Event
1553

Cornelia da Nomatalcino, monk converted to Judaism, burned at stake

Death
1571

Earl of Lennox, regent of Scotland, murdered

Death
1571

Catholic coup in Scotland

Event
1588

Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester, dies at 87

Death
1596

Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly)

Birth
1609

Navigator Henry Hudson discovers island of Manhattan [or Sep 11]

Event
1618

"Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed

Event
1622

Jacob Hintze, composer

Birth
1644

John Wtenbogaert, theologist (Kerckelicke history), dies at 87

Death
1647

Gerard Noodt, Dutch lawyer

Birth
1682

English astronomer Edmund Halley sees his namesake comet

Event
1695

French garrison of castle Names surrenders for Willem III

Event