Today in Tudor History...
17 September 1312 - Death of Ferdinand V, king of Castile
1322 – Death of Robert III, Count of Flanders
1394 - Jews are expelled from France by order of King Charles VI
1422 – Death of Constantine II of Bulgaria
1550 – Birth of Pope Paul V
1558-Death of Walter Devereux, 9th Baron Ferrers of Chartley, created 1st Viscount Hereford
1563 – Death of Henry Manners, 2nd Earl of Rutland, English soldier
1574 – Death of Pedro Menéndez de Avilés, Spanish admiral and explorer, founded St. Augustine, Florida
1577 – The Peace of Bergerac is signed between Henry III of France and the Huguenots.
1580 - Birth of Charlotte Brabantia, countess of Nassau
1595 - Pope Clemens VIII recognizes Henri IV as king of France