Historical Events Happened In May - 15
Friday, 24 October 2014
0392 Valentinianus II, emperor of Rome (375-392), murdered at 21 on this day in history.
0756 Abd-al-Rahman I becomes emir of Cordova Spain on May - 15.
0884 Marinus I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on May - 15.
0884 On May - 15 marinus I, [Martinus II], Pope (882-84), dies
0913 On May - 15 hatto I, Archbishop of Mainz
1004 Henry II the Saint crowned king of Italy on May - 15.
1157 On May - 15 yury Dolgoruky, Russian prince
1174 Nur ad-Din Mahmud, King of Syria, dies on May - 15.
1213 On May - 15 english king John names Stephen Langton Archbishop of Canterbury
1248 On May - 15 archbishop Konrad v Hochstaden lays cornerstone for Koln cathedral
1252 Pope Innocent IV issues the papal bull ad exstirpanda, which authorizes, but also limits, the torture of heretics in the Medieval Inquisition on this day in history.
1381 On this day in history eppelein von Gailingen, German robber baron
1482 On May - 15 paolo Toscanelli, Italian physician & mapmaker, dies
1492 Cheese & Bread rebellion German mercenaries kills 232 Alkmaarse on May - 15.
1492 On this day in history cheese & Bread rebellion: German mercenaries kills 232 Alkmaarse
1514 On this day in history jodocus Badius Ascensius publishes Christiern Pedersen's Latin version of Saxo’s Gesta Danorum, the oldest known version of that work.
1525 German boer army surrounded/slaughters 5,000; ends Boer war on May - 15.
1536 Anna Boleyn & Lord Rochford accused of adultery/incest on this day in history.
1565 On this day in history henrick de Keyser, architect/master builder of Amsterdam
1567 On May - 15 mary, Queen of Scots marries James Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell
1567 Claudio Giovanni Antonio Monteverdi, Cremona Italy, composer (L'Orfeo) on May - 15.
1572 Louis van Nassau & huguenots occupy Valenciennes on this day in history.
1591 On this day in history dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9
1602 On May - 15 cape Cod discovered by English navigator Bartholomew Gosnold
1610 On May - 15 louis XIII appointed King of France
1610 Parliament of Paris appoints Louis XIII (8) as French king on this day in history.
1618 On May - 15 johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law
1621 On May - 15 henrick de Keyser, Amsterdam's master builder, dies at 56
1622 Peter Plancius, Flemish vicar/cartographer, dies at about 69 on this day in history.
1625 16 rebellious farmers hanged in Vöcklamarkt Upper-Austria on this day in history.
1625 16 rebellious farmers hanged in Vocklamarkt Upper-Austria on this day in history.
1648 On May - 15 treaty of Münster Spain & Netherlands ratified
1648 Treaty of Munster: Spain & Netherlands ratified on May - 15.
1648 Treaty of Münster: Spain & Netherlands ratified on this day in history.