Historical Events Happened In May - 15
Monday, 29 August 2016
0392 Valentinianus II, emperor of Rome (375-392), murdered at 21 on this day in history.
0756 On May - 15 abd-al-Rahman I becomes emir of Cordova Spain
0884 On May - 15 marinus I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
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 On May - 15 yury Dolgoruky, Russian prince
1174 Nur ad-Din Mahmud, King of Syria, dies on this day in history.
1213 English king John names Stephen Langton Archbishop of Canterbury on May - 15.
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 May - 15.
1482 Paolo Toscanelli, Italian physician & mapmaker, dies on this day in history.
1492 On May - 15 cheese & Bread rebellion German mercenaries kills 232 Alkmaarse
1492 On this day in history cheese & Bread rebellion: German mercenaries kills 232 Alkmaarse
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 May - 15 german boer army surrounded/slaughters 5,000; ends Boer war
1536 On this day in history anna Boleyn & Lord Rochford accused of adultery/incest
1565 On May - 15 henrick de Keyser, architect/master builder of Amsterdam
1567 Mary, Queen of Scots marries James Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell on May - 15.
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 May - 15.
1602 On May - 15 cape Cod discovered by English navigator Bartholomew Gosnold
1610 On this day in history louis XIII appointed King of France
1610 Parliament of Paris appoints Louis XIII (8) as French king on this day in history.
1618 Johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law on this day in history.
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 May - 15.
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 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 May - 15.