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 This day in History - September 7
382 Historic Events for September 7
70

Roman army under Titus occupies and plunders Jerusalem

Event
1134

Alfonso I de Strijdvaardige, king of Aragon (1104-34), dies

Death
1151

Geoffrey Plantagenet, earl of Anjou/duke of Normandy, dies at 38

Death
1159

Ottaviano de Montecello elected as anti-Pope

Event
1471

Frederik I, king of Denmark/Norway (1523-33)

Birth
1497

Sailor Perkin Warbeck becomes English King Richard IV

Event
1525

Trial against "heretic" John Pistorius ends in the Hague

Event
1533

Elizabeth, daughter of English king Henry VIII and Anna Boleyn

Birth
1533

Queen Elizabeth I, England, (1558-1603) daughter of Henry VIII

Birth
1543

Duke Willem of Gulik surrenders to emperor Charles V

Event
1596

Dutch fleet bombs Banten Java

Event
1599

Earl van Essex and Irish rebel Tyrone signs treaty

Event
1625

Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension executive of Lead, dies at 64

Death
1631

Clemens Thieme, composer

Birth
1635

Pal Esterhazy, composer

Birth
1652

Battle of Monte Christo: Dutch fleet under J van Galen beat English

Event
1655

Tristan l'Hermite, French dramatist/poet, dies (birth date unknown)

Death
1701

Germany, England and Netherlands sign anti-French covenant

Event
1703

Jean Monnet, composer

Birth
1707

George-Louis Leclerc, comte de Buffon, writer on natural history

Birth
1714

Treaty of Baden: Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI and France, ends War of Spanish Succession, French retain Alsace, Austria gets bank of Rhine

Event
1721

Bernhard Albinus, [Weiss], German artist (Frederik of Prussia), dies

Death
1726

Fran‡ois-Andr‚ Danican Philidor, France, composer/chess champion

Birth
1731

Elisabetta de Gambarini, composer

Birth
1731

Damasus Brosmann, composer

Birth