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Historical Events In August - 05

Sunday, 05 April 2020

0135  On August - 05 betar last outpost of Bar Kochba falls to Rome  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0642  Battle of Maserfield on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0882  France's Louis III dies at St Denis August 5 at age 19, and his brother Carloman becomes sole king on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0910  The last major Viking army to raid England is defeated at the Battle of Tettenhall by the allied forces of Mercia and Wessex, led by King Edward and Earl Aethelred on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1063  Gruffydd ap Llywelyn, King of Gwynedd on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1071  Emperor Romanos IV Diogenes captured/Islam advances through Europe on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1100  Henry I is crowned King of England in Westminster Abbey on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1157  Dirk VI, Count of Holland, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1264  Anti-Jewish riots break out in Arnstadt Germany on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1305  William Wallace, who led Scottish resistance to England, is captured by the English near Glasgow and transported to London for trial and execution on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1388  On August - 05 battle of Otterburn, a border skirmish between the Scottish and the English in Northern England.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1391  Castilian sailors fire attack Jewish ghetto of Barcelona, 100's killed on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1399  Battle at Worskla: Tataren beat Russians & Litouwers on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1420  Duke John VI of Bavaria visits "Christ's bride"/virgin Liduina on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1435  Battle at Ponza: king Alfonso V of Aragon captured by Genuezen on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1540  Joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1543  On August - 05 french & Turkish troops occupy Nice  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1583  On August - 05 gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1587  On this day in history spanish troops conquer Lock  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1604  John Eliot, "Apostle to Indians," Bible translator, baptized on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1607  On August - 05 philipp Friedrich Boddecker, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1610  On August - 05 alonso GarcĂ­a de RamĂłn, Spanish soldier and twice Royal Governor of Chile  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1623  On this day in history antonio Cesti, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1624  On August - 05 william, Jamestown Va, 1st black child born in English America  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1644  On this day in history j Henry Alting, theologist (Statenvertaling), dies at 61  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1654  French troops occupy Stenay on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1666  English fleet beats Dutch under Michiel the Ruyter on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1667  State of Holland obtain Eternal Edict on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1689  On this day in history a band of 1,500 Iroquois surround the village of Lachine, Quebec during a violent thunderstorm and set fire to the houses; they then massacre 24 inhabitants and kidnap 90; 42 of the 90 are never seen again; they also kill about 200 more settlers and capture 100 in raids in the vicinity.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1689  On August - 05 1,500 Iroquois attack the village of Lachine, in New France.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1694  On August - 05 leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1711  On this day in history johan Lulofs, Dutch physicist/philosopher/astronomer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1716  Battle at Peterwardein: Eugenius van Savoye beats Turks on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1745  Skirmish at Laggan: Glengarry beats Royal Scots on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Birthdays In August - 05

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1301  Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent, English politician (d. 1330) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1397  Guillaume Dufay, Franco-Flemish composer and theorist (d. 1474) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1461  On this day in history birth of alexander Jagiellon, Grand Duke of Lithuania (d. 1506)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1540  On August - 05 birth of joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1604  John Eliot, "Apostle to Indians," Bible translator, baptized was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1607  Philipp Friedrich Boddecker, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1623  On August - 05 birth of antonio Cesti, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1624  William, Jamestown Va, 1st black child born in English America was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0882  Death of King Louis III of France (b. 863) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1063  Death of Gruffydd ap Llywelyn, King of Gwynedd on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1157  Dirk VI, Count of Holland, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1364  On this day in history death of emperor Kogon of Japan (b. 1313)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1572  Death of Isaac Luria, Palestinian-born Kabbalist (b. 1534) on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1579  On this day in history death of stanislaus Hosius, Polish Catholic cardinal (b. 1504)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1610  Death of Alonso GarcĂ­a de RamĂłn, Spanish soldier and twice Royal Governor of Chile on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1644  On this day in history j Henry Alting, theologist (Statenvertaling), dies at 61  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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