Advertisements
Home | Birthdays | Deaths | Events | Holidays | Inventions

 

Share This Page

Share This Page With Friends Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Artigas Day (Uruguay)
  • Emancipation Day (Texas) (United States of America)
  • Independence Day (Kuwait)
  • Juneteenth (Milwaukee, Wisconsin & Texas) (United States of America)
  • Labour Day (Trinidad & Tobago)
  • Righting Day (Algeria)
  • View All »
 

Days In May

 

Popular Searches

 

Poll

  • Whom do you consider a better footballer?
    Cristiano Ronaldo
    Lionel Messi
    Neymar Jr.
 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Advertisements

 

Historical Events In May - 08

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

1834  On this day in history charles Darwin's expedition returns to the Beagle  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1836  On May - 08 bryan Morel Thomas, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1905  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1839  On this day in history francis W Warre-Cornish, English vice-provost of Eton/writer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1840  Alexander Wolcott patents Photographic Process on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1842  On May - 08 versailles to Paris train catches fire; 50 die  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1842  Emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1844  On May - 08 hermann Gradener, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1844  Charles XIV Johan, [Jean B Bernadotte], King of Sweden/Norway, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1846  On this day in history american General Zachary Taylor's forces win the first major battle of the Mexican War at Palo Alto, TX  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1846  On May - 08 the first major battle of Méxican War fought at Palo Alto TX  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Advertisements

1846  1st major battle of Mexican War fought at Palo Alto Texas on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1846  Oscar Hammerstein, Germany, opera/playwright (Kohinoor) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1846  On May - 08 giacomo Cordella, composer, dies at 59  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1847  Robert Thompson patents rubber tire on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1853  Charles Lee Williams, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1853  Joannes P Roothaan, 1st Dutch lt col-gen of Jesuits, dies at 67 on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  Frits [Frederik H] Tartaud, Dutch actor/husband of Alida Klein on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  On May - 08 john Brown holds antislavery convention  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1858  John Meade Falkner, novelist (Moonfleet) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  Richmond VA, is named the capital of the Confederacy on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  Valley Campaign Federals repulsed at Battle of McDowell VA on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  Valley Campaign: Federals repulsed at Battle of McDowell Va on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  On May - 08 confederación Granadina becomes Estados Unidos de Colombia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  Confederación Granadina becomes Estados Unidos de Colombia on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  On May - 08 actions at Stony Creek/Nottoway Bridge VA (Drewry's Bluff)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  On this day in history atlanta Campaign Severe fighting near Dalton  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  On this day in history battle of Antietam VA (Spotslyvania Court House, Laurel Hill)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  Actions at Stony Creek/Nottoway bridge Virginia (Drewry's Bluff) on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  James Samuel Wadsworth, gen-mjr (Union), dies in battle at 56 on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  Atlanta Campaign: Severe fighting near Dalton on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  On May - 08 australian Rules Football is created and I still do not understand the game, sorry all you Aussie's  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1871  English-US treaty ends Alabama dispute on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1873  Henry Leveson-Gower, cricketer (England capt 1909-10 later official) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1873  John Stuart Mill, great Empiricist philosopher, dies at 66 on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In May - 08

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1326  Joanna I of Auvergne, queen of France (d. 1360) was born on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1460  Frederick I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (d. 1536) was born on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1492  On this day in history birth of andreas Alciatus, [Giovanni Andrea-Alciato], Italian lawyer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1521  Peter Canisius, [Pieter de Hondt/Kanijs], jesuit/saint was born on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1527  Johann Walter, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1587  Victor Amadeus I, Duke of Savoy (d. 1637) was born on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1592  On May - 08 birth of francis Quarles, English poet (Argalus & Parthenia, Emblems)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1622  On May - 08 birth of claes Rålamb, Swedish statesman (d. 1698)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Advertisements

Famous Deaths In May - 08

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0535  John, [Mercurius], Italian Pope (533-35), dies on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0685  On this day in history benedict II, Italian Pope (683-85), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1192  On May - 08 death of duke Ottokar IV of Styria (b. 1163)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1278  Death of Emperor Duanzong of China (b. 1268) on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1319  Haakon V, King of Norway (1299-1319), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1473  Death of John Stafford, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, English politician (b. 1420) on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1538  On May - 08 death of edward Fox, English bishop  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  On this day in history viglius ab Aytta Zuichemus, lawyer/President (Raad van State), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Whom do you consider a better footballer?
Cristiano Ronaldo
Lionel Messi
Neymar Jr.