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Historical Events In August - 15

Saturday, 20 April 2019

0069  Servius Sulpicius Galba, 6th emperor of Rome (68-69), murdered on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0423  Flavius Honorius, emperor East Roman Republic (395-423), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0778  On this day in history battle at Roncevalles: Basques beat Charles the Great  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0778  Roland, Frankish commander on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0927  On August - 15 the Saracens conquer and destroy Taranto.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1038  On August - 15 stefanus I, [Arpad], 1st king of Hungary, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1040  On August - 15 king Duncan I is killed in battle against his first cousin and rival Macbeth. The latter succeeds him as King of Scotland.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1040  King Duncan I of Scotland on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1057  Macbeth, King of Scotland, slain by son of King Duncan on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1057  On this day in history king Macbeth is killed at the Battle of Lumphanan by the forces of Máel Coluim mac Donnchada.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1118  On this day in history alexius I Comnenus, Emperor of Byzantium (1081-1118), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1185  On this day in history the cave city of Vardzia is consecrated by Queen Tamar of Georgia.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1308  Johannieter knights conquer Rhodos on the Greece on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1369  On this day in history philippa of Hainault, Queen consort of Edward III of England  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1432  On this day in history luigi Pulci, Italy, poet (Morgante)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1457  On August - 15 earliest dated book, "Mainz Psalter," completed  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1461  On this day in history the Empire of Trebizond surrenders to the forces of Sultan Mehmet II. This is regarded by some historians as the real end of the Byzantine Empire. Emperor David is exiled and later murdered.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1464  On August - 15 pius II, [Aenea S Piccolomini], Italian Pope (1458-64), dies at 58  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1517  On this day in history seven Portuguese armed vessels led by Fernão Pires de Andrade meet Chinese officials at the Pearl River estuary.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1519  Panama City founded on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1534  Ignatius of Loyola forms society of Jesus/Jesuits on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1535  On August - 15 asuncion, Paraguay founded  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1537  Asunción, Paraguay, is founded on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1540  On this day in history arequipa, Peru, is founded.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1543  On August - 15 jesuit order founded in Paris  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1548  On this day in history mary queen of Scotland (6) arrives in France  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1549  On this day in history portuguese missionaries Franciscus Xaverius lands in Kagoshima Japan  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1576  On August - 15 baliny Valentin Bakfark, composer, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1599  Nine Years War: Battle of Curlew Pass on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1600  Johann Baptista Serranus, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1615  On this day in history cornelis C Vrancx, Flemish poet/writer (Comfort of Soles), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1619  Hubertus Quellinus, [Quellien], Flemish cartoonist/copper plate on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1619  On this day in history miriam Bella, head of Jewish community of Cracow, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1620  On this day in history mayflower sets sail from Southampton with 102 Pilgrims  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1171  King Alfonso IX of Leon (d. 1230) was born on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1195  Anthony of Padua, Portuguese saint (d. 1231) was born on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1432  Luigi Pulci, Italy, poet (Morgante) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1575  On this day in history birth of bartol Kašić, Croatian writer and linguist (d. 1650)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1613  Gilles Ménage, French scholar (d. 1692) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1619  Hubertus Quellinus, [Quellien], Flemish cartoonist/copper plate was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1688  On this day in history birth of frederick-William I, king of Prussia (1713-1740)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1702  Francesco Zuccarelli, Italian rococo painter/etcher was born on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 15

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0069  Death of Servius Sulpicius Galba, 6th emperor of Rome (68-69), murdered on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0423  Flavius Honorius, emperor East Roman Republic (395-423), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0778  On August - 15 death of roland, Frankish commander  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1038  On August - 15 stefanus I, [Arpad], 1st king of Hungary, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1040  Death of King Duncan I of Scotland on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1057  On this day in history death of macbeth, King of Scotland, slain by son of King Duncan  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1118  Alexius I Comnenus, Emperor of Byzantium (1081-1118), dies on August - 15.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1196  On August - 15 death of conrad II, Duke of Swabia (b. 1173)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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