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Historical Events In August - 05

Sunday, 19 January 2020

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

0642  On August - 05 battle of Maserfield  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

0910  On August - 05 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.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1063  Gruffydd ap Llywelyn, King of Gwynedd on August - 05.  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  On August - 05 henry I is crowned King of England in Westminster Abbey.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1157  On August - 05 dirk VI, Count of Holland, dies  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  On August - 05 william Wallace, who led Scottish resistance to England, is captured by the English near Glasgow and transported to London for trial and execution.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1391  Castilian sailors fire attack Jewish ghetto of Barcelona, 100's killed on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1399  Battle at Worskla: Tataren beat Russians & Litouwers on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1420  On August - 05 duke John VI of Bavaria visits "Christ's bride"/virgin Liduina  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1435  Battle at Ponza: king Alfonso V of Aragon captured by Genuezen on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1540  On this day in history joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1543  French & Turkish troops occupy Nice on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1583  Gilbert claims Newfoundland (1st English colony in North America) on this day in history.  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 August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1607  Philipp Friedrich Boddecker, composer on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1610  On this day in history alonso GarcĂ­a de RamĂłn, Spanish soldier and twice Royal Governor of Chile  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1623  Antonio Cesti, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1654  French troops occupy Stenay on August - 05.  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  On this day in history state of Holland obtain Eternal Edict  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1689  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 on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1689  1,500 Iroquois attack the village of Lachine, in New France on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1694  On this day in history leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1711  Johan Lulofs, Dutch physicist/philosopher/astronomer on this day in history.  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  On August - 05 skirmish at Laggan: Glengarry beats Royal Scots  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1397  On this day in history birth of guillaume Dufay, Franco-Flemish composer and theorist (d. 1474)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1461  Alexander Jagiellon, Grand Duke of Lithuania (d. 1506) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1540  Joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1604  John Eliot, "Apostle to Indians," Bible translator, baptized was born on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1607  On this day in history birth of philipp Friedrich Boddecker, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1623  Antonio Cesti, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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0882  Death of King Louis III of France (b. 863) on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1063  Death of Gruffydd ap Llywelyn, King of Gwynedd on August - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1157  On August - 05 dirk VI, Count of Holland, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1364  On August - 05 death of emperor Kogon of Japan (b. 1313)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1572  On this day in history death of isaac Luria, Palestinian-born Kabbalist (b. 1534)  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 August - 05 j Henry Alting, theologist (Statenvertaling), dies at 61  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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