Historical Events Happened In May - 15
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
0392 On May - 15 valentinianus II, emperor of Rome (375-392), murdered at 21
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 On May - 15 henry II the Saint crowned king of Italy
1157 Yury Dolgoruky, Russian prince on May - 15.
1174 On May - 15 nur ad-Din Mahmud, King of Syria, dies
1213 On this day in history english king John names Stephen Langton Archbishop of Canterbury
1248 On this day in history archbishop Konrad v Hochstaden lays cornerstone for Koln cathedral
1252 On May - 15 pope Innocent IV issues the papal bull ad exstirpanda, which authorizes, but also limits, the torture of heretics in the Medieval Inquisition.
1381 Eppelein von Gailingen, German robber baron on this day in history.
1482 Paolo Toscanelli, Italian physician & mapmaker, dies on May - 15.
1492 Cheese & Bread rebellion German mercenaries kills 232 Alkmaarse on this day in history.
1492 Cheese & Bread rebellion: German mercenaries kills 232 Alkmaarse on this day in history.
1514 On May - 15 jodocus Badius Ascensius publishes Christiern Pedersen's Latin version of Saxo’s Gesta Danorum, the oldest known version of that work.
1525 On this day in history german boer army surrounded/slaughters 5,000; ends Boer war
1536 On May - 15 anna Boleyn & Lord Rochford accused of adultery/incest
1565 Henrick de Keyser, architect/master builder of Amsterdam on May - 15.
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 On this day in history louis van Nassau & huguenots occupy Valenciennes
1591 Dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9 on this day in history.
1602 On May - 15 cape Cod discovered by English navigator Bartholomew Gosnold
1610 On May - 15 louis XIII appointed King of France
1610 On this day in history parliament of Paris appoints Louis XIII (8) as French king
1618 On this day in history johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law
1621 Henrick de Keyser, Amsterdam's master builder, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1622 On May - 15 peter Plancius, Flemish vicar/cartographer, dies at about 69
1625 On May - 15 16 rebellious farmers hanged in Vöcklamarkt Upper-Austria
1625 16 rebellious farmers hanged in Vocklamarkt Upper-Austria on May - 15.
1648 Treaty of Münster Spain & Netherlands ratified on this day in history.
1648 Treaty of Munster: Spain & Netherlands ratified on this day in history.
1648 On May - 15 treaty of Münster: Spain & Netherlands ratified