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Historical Events In August - 08

Tuesday, 28 January 2020

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 August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0869  On August - 08 lotharius II, King of Middle-France (Lotharingen) (855-869), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

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

1322  Emperor Godaigo, makes Sojiji monastery. chief monastery of Soto Sect on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1502  Jacobus IV of Scotland marries Margaretha Tudor on this day in history.  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  The Emperor Krishnadeva Raya is crowned, marking the beginning of the regeneration of the Vijayanagara Empire on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1567  Duke of Alva's army enters Brussels Belgium on this day in history.  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  Pope Sixtus excommunicates Hendrik van Navarra (Henri IV) on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1588  On this day in history alonso Sánchez Coello, Spanish painter  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  Venetian senate examines Galileo Galilei's telescope on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1617  On August - 08 adriaan W "Joris" van Geel, Flemish missionary (Bantu Dictionary)  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  Irish forces are defeated by British Parliamentary forces at Dangan Hill in Ireland on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

1673  On August - 08 dutch battle fleet of 23 ships demands surrender of NYC  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1685  Sassoferrato, [Giovanni B Salvi], Ital painter (Madonna), dies at 75 on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1693  On August - 08 laurent Belissen, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1694  Antoine Arnauld [le grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theology, dies at 82 on this day in history.  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 this day in history.  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 this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1571  John Ward, composer was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1605  Cecilius Calvert, 2nd Baron Baltimore, British colonial Governor of Maryland (d. 1675) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1617  Adriaan W "Joris" van Geel, Flemish missionary (Bantu Dictionary) was born on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1646  Godfrey Kneller, German-born painter (d. 1723) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1653  On this day in history birth of jacques Basnage, French/Neth historian/vicar  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 08

Famous People Died On This Day In History

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

0869  Lotharius II, King of Middle-France (Lotharingen) (855-869), dies on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1445  Death of Oswald von Wolkenstein, Austrian composer on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1506  Sesshu Toyo, Zen monk/painter, dies in Yamaguchi Japan at 86 on August - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1553  On August - 08 death of girolamo Fracastoro, Italian physician (b. 1478)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1588  On this day in history death of alonso Sánchez Coello, Spanish painter  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1604  On this day in history death of horio Tadauji, Japanese warlord (b. 1578)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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