Historical Events In December - 05
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
0663 Fourth Council of Toledo takes place on December - 05.
0749 On December - 05 saint John of Damascus, theologian
0771 Charlemagne becomes the sole King of the Franks after the death of his brother Carloman on December - 05.
1082 On December - 05 ramon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona is assassinated.
1082 Ramon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona on this day in history.
1212 Derek II of Are, Bishop of Utrecht (1197-1212), dies on this day in history.
1244 On this day in history johanna of Constantinople, countess of Flanders (1205-44), dies
1301 On December - 05 pope Boniface VIII's degree Ausculta fili (only nominee)
1349 Jews are massacred at Nuremberg in Black death riots on this day in history.
1349 500 Jews of Nuremberg massacre during Black Death riots on December - 05.
1355 On December - 05 jan III, duke of Brabant/Limburg, dies
1360 On December - 05 the French Franc is created.
1408 On this day in history emir Edigu of Golden Horde reaches Moscow.
1448 On December - 05 bishop Jona of Moscow chosen as metropolitan of Kiev/Intoxication
1456 Earthquake strikes Naples; about 35,000 die on December - 05.
1492 Columbus discovers Hispaniola (El Espanola) (Haiti) on this day in history.
1492 On December - 05 columbus discovers Hispaniola (El Espanola/Haiti)
1496 Jews are expelled from Portugal by order of King Manuel I on December - 05.
1545 Janus Dousa, [Johan van de Does], Dutch politician/poet on this day in history.
1547 On this day in history ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Dutch-Frisian humanist/historian
1560 On December - 05 francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16
1590 On this day in history niccolo Sfondrati chosen Pope Gregory XIV
1594 On December - 05 gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82
1602 Giulio Caccini's "Euridice," premieres in Florence on December - 05.
1654 Jean François Sarrazin, French writer on this day in history.
1661 On this day in history robert Haley, earl of Oxford/English premier (Whig, 1710-14)
1663 Severo Bonini, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1666 On December - 05 francesco Antonio Nicola Scarlotti, composer
1675 John Lightfoot, English theologist (Horae Hebraicae), dies at 73 on December - 05.
1687 Francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer on this day in history.
1697 On December - 05 carlo Arrigoni, composer
1724 On December - 05 joseph Friebert, composer
1741 -6] Russian princess Elisabeth Petrovna grabs powers on December - 05.
1745 On December - 05 christoph Forster, composer, dies at 52