Historical Events In May - 31
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
0070 On this day in history rome captures 1st wall of the city of Jerusalem
0455 On May - 31 petronius Maximus, senator/Emperor of Rome, lynched
1091 On May - 31 hendrik van Verdun, bishop of Luik (1075-91), dies
1198 Moses ben Solomon Ha-Cohen, rabbi of Mainz, dies on this day in history.
1223 On May - 31 mongol invasion of the Cumans: Battle of the Kalka River
1246 Isabella of Angouleme, queen of John of England on May - 31.
1417 On this day in history jacoba van Bavarian becomes countess of Holland/Zealand/Henegouwen
1469 On this day in history manuel I, King of Portugal (1495-1521) during era of exploration
1472 Erardus van der Mark, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal on this day in history.
1495 Emperor Maximilian, Pope Alexander VI, Milan, King Ferdinand, Isabella & Venice sign anti-French Saint League on May - 31.
1504 Engelbert II, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg-Dietz, dies on this day in history.
1531 On this day in history "Women's Revolt" in Amsterdam wool house in churchyard aborted
1531 "Women's Revolt" in Amsterdam: wool house in churchyard aborted on May - 31.
1551 Aristotele "Basiano" da Sangallo, Italian set designer, dies on this day in history.
1557 On May - 31 theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98)
1564 On this day in history battle on Gotland Lübeck & Denmark beat Sweden
1564 On this day in history battle on Gotland: Lubeck & Denmark beat Sweden
1564 On May - 31 battle on Gotland: Lübeck & Denmark beat Sweden
1567 On May - 31 pereguin de la Grange, French minister/martyr of Reform, dies
1578 Martin Frobisher sails from Harwich, England to Frobisher Bay, Canada, eventually to mine fool's gold, used to pave streets in London on this day in history.
1594 Tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75 on May - 31.
1620 Willem Louis, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1621 On May - 31 sir Francis Bacon thrown into Tower of London for 1 night
1634 On this day in history uS colony Massachusetts Bay annexes Maine colony
1656 On May - 31 marin Marias, composer
1659 Netherlands, England & France sign Treaty of The Hague on May - 31.
1664 On May - 31 giulio Alberoni, Spanish/Italian minister/cardinal
1665 On May - 31 jerusalem's rabbi Sjabtai Tswi proclaims himself Messiah
1665 On this day in history pieter J Saenredam, Dutch architectural painter, dies at 67
1669 Citing poor eyesight, Samuel Pepys records the last event in his diary on this day in history.
1674 On May - 31 friedrich Erhard Niedt, composer
1678 Lady Godiva rides naked through Coventry in a protest of taxes on this day in history.
1678 Lady Godiva rode naked through Coventry in a protest of taxes on May - 31.
1696 John Salomonsz elected chief of Saint-Eustatius on this day in history.