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Historical Events Happened In May - 01

Monday, 21 April 2014

0305  On this day in history emperor Gaius Aurelius Valerius Diocletianus Jovius of Rome resigns  

1006  On this day in history supernova observed by Chinese &Egyptians in constellation Lupus  

1006  On this day in history supernova observed by Chinese & Egyptians in constellation Lupus  

1048  On this day in history bishop Bernold flees St Pieterskerk for Utrecht Netherlands  

1048  On this day in history bishop Bernold flees St Pieterskerk for Utrecht Neth  

1171  On this day in history dermot MacMurrough, last Irish King of Leinster, dies  

1238  On this day in history magnus VI Lagabuter, King of Norway (1263-80)  

1240  Jacques de Vitry, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati and dean of the Sacred College of Cardinals on this day in history.  

1277  Stefanus IV Uros I de Great, King of Serbia (1243-76), dies on this day in history.  

1308  On this day in history albrecht I van Habsburg, German King (1298-1308), murdered  

1328  On this day in history wars of Scottish Independence end: Treaty of Edinburgh-Northampton  

1394  On this day in history ekiho, exorcised the Zen temple &it's surroundings from an old badger  

1394  Ekiho, exorcised the Zen temple & it's surroundings from an old badger on this day in history.  

1447  Louis VII, Duke of Baveria (1413-43), dies on this day in history.  

1456  Hugues de Lannoy, Flemish viceroy of Holland/Zealand, dies on this day in history.  

1471  Thomas a Kempis, spiritual writer (Navolging of Christ), dies at 91 on this day in history.  

1493  On this day in history phillippus Paracelsus, Switzerland, physician/alchemist (or 11/10)  

1523  On this day in history danish king Christian III arrives in Veere  

1528  On this day in history pánfilo the Narvaéz begins exploration to with 350 men to Florida  

1528  Pánfilo the Narváez begins exploration to with 350 men to Florida on this day in history.  

1544  On this day in history turkish troops occupy Hungary  

1545  On this day in history franciscus Junius, [Francois du Jon], French/Neth calvinist theologist  

1551  On this day in history council of Trente resumes  

1555  Marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53 on this day in history.  

1567  On this day in history michiel Jansz van Mierevelt, Dutch royal painter  

1572  Pius V, [Antonio Ghislieri], great-inquisiteur/Pope (1566-72), dies on this day in history.  

1576  Stefan Batory, the reigning Prince of Transylvania, marries Anna Jagiellon and they become the co-rulers of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth on this day in history.  

1577  On this day in history francois van Kinschot, Dutch treasurer  

1582  Marco da Gagliano, Italian opera composer on this day in history.  

1592  On this day in history johann A Schall von Bell, German missionaries/astronomer  

1594  On this day in history john Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate  

1598  On this day in history jacob van Necks merchant fleet departs for Java  

1625  On this day in history portuguese &Spanish expedition recaptures Salvador (Bahia)  

1625  On this day in history prince Frederik Henry appointed viceroy of Holland  

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Famous Birthdays In May - 01

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1218  On this day in history birth of john I, Count of Hainaut (d. 1257)  

1218  Rudolph I of Germany, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire (d. 1291) was born on this day in history.  

1238  Magnus VI Lagabuter, King of Norway (1263-80) was born on this day in history.  

1285  On this day in history birth of edmund FitzAlan, 9th Earl of Arundel, English politician (d. 1326)  

1493  On this day in history birth of phillippus Paracelsus, Switzerland, physician/alchemist (or 11/10)  

1545  On this day in history birth of franciscus Junius, [Francois du Jon], French/Neth calvinist theologist  

1567  Michiel Jansz van Mierevelt, Dutch royal painter was born on this day in history.  

1577  On this day in history birth of francois van Kinschot, Dutch treasurer  

Famous Deaths In May - 01

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0408  Death of Arcadius, Eastern Roman emperor (b. 337/338) on this day in history.  

1118  On this day in history death of edith of Scotland, first wife of Henry I of England (b. c. 1080)  

1171  Dermot MacMurrough, last Irish King of Leinster, dies on this day in history.  

1240  Death of Jacques de Vitry, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati and dean of the Sacred College of Cardinals on this day in history.  

1277  Stefanus IV Uros I de Great, King of Serbia (1243-76), dies on this day in history.  

1308  Death of Albrecht I van Habsburg, German King (1298-1308), murdered on this day in history.  

1447  Louis VII, Duke of Baveria (1413-43), dies on this day in history.  

1456  On this day in history hugues de Lannoy, Flemish viceroy of Holland/Zealand, dies