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Historical Events In August - 08

Saturday, 15 December 2018

0070  On this day in history tower of Antonia destroyed by Romans  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0117  Mark Ulpius Trajanus, adopted son of emperor Nerva/emperor, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0869  On this day in history lotharius II, King of Middle-France (Lotharingen) (855-869), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0870  On August - 08 kings Charles the Bare & Louis the German divide Lutherans  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0936  German king Otto I the Great, crowned on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1220  Sweden is defeated by Estonian tribes in the Battle of Lihula on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1322  On this day in history emperor Godaigo, makes Sojiji monastery. chief monastery of Soto Sect  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1445  On August - 08 oswald von Wolkenstein, Austrian composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1502  On August - 08 jacobus IV of Scotland marries Margaretha Tudor  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1506  Sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1509  On this day in history the Emperor Krishnadeva Raya is crowned, marking the beginning of the regeneration of the Vijayanagara Empire.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1549  France declares war on England on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1567  Duke of Alva's army enters Brussels Belgium on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1570  Peace of Saint-Germain-and-Laye, more freedom for huguenots on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1571  John Ward, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1579  On August - 08 cornerstone is laid for Tycho Brahe's Uraniborg observatory  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1585  On August - 08 pope Sixtus excommunicates Hendrik van Navarra (Henri IV)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1586  Adolf, earl of Nassau-Siegen on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1588  On August - 08 sea battle at Grevelingen: English fleet battles Spanish armada  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1588  Alonso Sánchez Coello, Spanish painter on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1605  On August - 08 the city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1609  On this day in history venetian senate examines Galileo Galilei's telescope  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1616  Cornelis Ketel, Dutch portrait painter/poet, buried at 68 on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1617  Adriaan W "Joris" van Geel, Flemish missionary (Bantu Dictionary) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1619  On August - 08 duke Maximilian I & Emperor Ferdinand II signs Treaty of Munchen  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1647  On this day in history irish forces are defeated by British Parliamentary forces at Dangan Hill in Ireland.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1647  On this day in history the Irish Confederate Wars and Wars of the Three Kingdoms: Battle of Dungans Hill  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1653  Jacques Basnage, French/Neth historian/vicar on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1673  On this day in history dutch battle fleet of 23 ships demands surrender of NYC  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1685  On this day in history sassoferrato, [Giovanni B Salvi], Ital painter (Madonna), dies at 75  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1693  Laurent Belissen, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1694  Antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82 on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1700  On this day in history denmark & Sweden sign peace treaty  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1700  Matthias Henriksen Schacht, composer, dies at 40 on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1079  On this day in history birth of emperor Horikawa of Japan (d. 1107)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1518  Conrad Lycosthenes, French-born German humanist and encyclopedist (d. 1561) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1571  On this day in history birth of john Ward, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1586  On this day in history birth of adolf, earl of Nassau-Siegen  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1605  Cecilius Calvert, 2nd Baron Baltimore, British colonial Governor of Maryland (d. 1675) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1617  On August - 08 birth of adriaan W "Joris" van Geel, Flemish missionary (Bantu Dictionary)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1646  On this day in history birth of godfrey Kneller, German-born painter (d. 1723)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1653  Jacques Basnage, French/Neth historian/vicar was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 08

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0117  Mark Ulpius Trajanus, adopted son of emperor Nerva/emperor, dies on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0869  On this day in history lotharius II, King of Middle-France (Lotharingen) (855-869), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1445  Death of Oswald von Wolkenstein, Austrian composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1506  On this day in history sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1553  Death of Girolamo Fracastoro, Italian physician (b. 1478) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1555  Death of Oronce Finé, French mathematician (b. 1494) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1588  Death of Alonso Sánchez Coello, Spanish painter on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1604  Death of Horio Tadauji, Japanese warlord (b. 1578) on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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