Historical Events Happened In May - 15
Tuesday, 06 October 2015
0392 Valentinianus II, emperor of Rome (375-392), murdered at 21 on May - 15.
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 this day in history marinus I, [Martinus II], Pope (882-84), dies
0913 Hatto I, Archbishop of Mainz on this day in history.
1004 On this day in history henry II the Saint crowned king of Italy
1157 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 May - 15 eppelein von Gailingen, German robber baron
1482 Paolo Toscanelli, Italian physician & mapmaker, dies on May - 15.
1492 On this day in history cheese & Bread rebellion German mercenaries kills 232 Alkmaarse
1492 On May - 15 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 On May - 15 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 Mary, Queen of Scots marries James Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell on this day in history.
1567 Claudio Giovanni Antonio Monteverdi, Cremona Italy, composer (L'Orfeo) on this day in history.
1572 On this day in history louis van Nassau & huguenots occupy Valenciennes
1591 On May - 15 dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9
1602 On May - 15 cape Cod discovered by English navigator Bartholomew Gosnold
1610 Louis XIII appointed King of France on May - 15.
1610 On May - 15 parliament of Paris appoints Louis XIII (8) as French king
1618 On this day in history 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 On May - 15 16 rebellious farmers hanged in Vocklamarkt Upper-Austria
1648 On May - 15 treaty of Münster Spain & Netherlands ratified
1648 Treaty of Munster: Spain & Netherlands ratified on May - 15.
1648 On this day in history treaty of Münster: Spain & Netherlands ratified