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Historical Events For May - 20

Thursday, 19 January 2017

0325  1st Christian ecumenical council opens at Nicaea, Asia Minor on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

0526  On May - 20 earthquake kills 250,000 in Antioch, Syria  Click To Search About This In Google

1217  On this day in history the Second Battle of Lincoln is fought near Lincoln, England, resulting in the defeat of Prince Louis of France by William Marshal, 2nd Earl of Pembroke.  Click To Search About This In Google

1277  John XXI, [Petrus Juliani/Hispanus], Port Pope (1276-77), dies on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

1293  On this day in history earthquake strikes Kamakura Japan, 30,000 killed  Click To Search About This In Google

1303  On this day in history treaty of Paris restores Gascony to British in Hundred Years War  Click To Search About This In Google

1310  On May - 20 shoes were made for both right & left feet (and we thank you)  Click To Search About This In Google

1310  On this day in history shoes were made for both right & left feet  Click To Search About This In Google

1347  Rienzo calls Rome for people's tribunal on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1364  Henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], British soldier/politican on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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1444  On May - 20 bernardinus van Siena, Italian saint, dies at 63  Click To Search About This In Google

1449  Peter, Prince/regent of Portugal/writer (Virtuosa Benfeitoria), dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1470  On this day in history pietro Bembo, cardinal/theologian  Click To Search About This In Google

1471  On May - 20 henry VI, king of England (1422-61, 70-71)/France (1431-71), dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1495  On this day in history french King Charles VIII leaves Naples  Click To Search About This In Google

1498  On this day in history portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama arrives at Calcutta India  Click To Search About This In Google

1501  Joao da Nova Castell discovers Ascension Islands on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1506  On this day in history christopher Columbus dies in poverty in Spain  Click To Search About This In Google

1506  On May - 20 christopher Columbus, explorer, dies in poverty, in Spain at 55  Click To Search About This In Google

1509  On May - 20 catharina Sforza, Italian duchess of Forli, dies at 45  Click To Search About This In Google

1521  Ignatius Loyola seriously wounded by a cannon ball on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

1524  On this day in history duke of Albany leaves Scotland  Click To Search About This In Google

1537  On May - 20 hieronymus Fabricius Ab, Aquapend Italy, physician (De Formato Foetu)  Click To Search About This In Google

1547  On this day in history melchior Bischoff, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1554  Paulo Bellasio, composer on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

1570  Egidius Coppens publishes Abraham Ortelius' "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum" on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1571  On May - 20 venice, Spain & Pope Pius form anti-Turkish Saint League  Click To Search About This In Google

1591  Spanish troops in Zutphen surrenders to Willem Louis/Mauritius on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1593  Jacob Jordaens, Flemish barok artist on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

1597  Matthijs Heldt, dies in battle on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1609  On May - 20 shakespeare's Sonnets are first published in London, perhaps illicitly, by the publisher Thomas Thorpe.  Click To Search About This In Google

1622  Osman II, sultan of Turkey (1618-22), dies on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

1631  German army under earl Johann Tilly conquerors Maagdenburg on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1639  Dorchester MA, forms first school funded by local taxes on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In May - 20

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1315  Bonne of Luxembourg, wife of John II of France (d. 1349) was born on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

1364  On this day in history birth of henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], British soldier/politican  Click To Search About This In Google

1470  Pietro Bembo, cardinal/theologian was born on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

1537  Hieronymus Fabricius Ab, Aquapend Italy, physician (De Formato Foetu) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1547  On May - 20 birth of melchior Bischoff, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1554  Paulo Bellasio, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1593  Jacob Jordaens, Flemish barok artist was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1593  Salomo Glassius, German theologian (d. 1656) was born on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Deaths In May - 20

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0685  On May - 20 death of king Ecgfrith of Northumbria (b. 645)  Click To Search About This In Google

1277  John XXI, [Petrus Juliani/Hispanus], Port Pope (1276-77), dies on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

1285  Death of John II of Jerusalem, King of Cyprus (b. 1259) on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

1444  On this day in history bernardinus van Siena, Italian saint, dies at 63  Click To Search About This In Google

1449  On this day in history peter, Prince/regent of Portugal/writer (Virtuosa Benfeitoria), dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1471  On this day in history henry VI, king of England (1422-61, 70-71)/France (1431-71), dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1503  Death of Lorenzo de Medici, Italian patron (b. 1463) on May - 20.  Click To Search About This In Google

1506  On May - 20 christopher Columbus, explorer, dies in poverty, in Spain at 55  Click To Search About This In Google

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