Historical Events In August - 28
Monday, 06 April 2020
0388 On this day in history magnus Maximus, Spanish West Roman Emperor (383-88), executed
0430 On August - 28 aurelius Augustinus, church elder/thinker (Belijdenissen), dies at 75
0475 The Roman general Orestes forces western Roman Emperor Julius Nepos to flee his capital city, Ravenna on August - 28.
0476 German ruler Odoacer captures Pavia on this day in history.
0489 On this day in history theodoric, king of the Ostrogoths defeats Odoacer at the Battle of Isonzo, forcing his way into Italy.
0865 Rhazes, [Abu Bakr Mohammed ibn Zakarijja al-Razi], Persian physician on August - 28.
0876 Louis the German, King of East France Empire (833-76), dies on this day in history.
1065 Frederik van Luxembourg, duke of Neth-Lutherans (1046-65) on August - 28.
1189 Third Crusade: the Crusaders begin the Siege of Acre under Guy of Lusignan on August - 28.
1476 On August - 28 motonoboe, Japanese painter (Kano-school)
1481 Afonso V, King of Portugal, dies on this day in history.
1484 Diogo, duke of Viseu, murdered on August - 28.
1511 On this day in history the Portuguese conquer Malacca.
1521 Turkish sultan Suleiman I's troops occupy Belgrade on this day in history.
1539 Lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75 on this day in history.
1542 On August - 28 turkish-Portuguese War (1538-1557)
1544 On this day in history alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53
1550 On August - 28 nicolas Perrenot de Granvelle, Charles V's asst sec of state, dies
1565 Oldest city in the US, St Augustine Fla, established on August - 28.
1592 George Villiers, 1st duke of Buckingham/PM (1625-28) on this day in history.
1609 Delaware Bay explored by Henry Hudson for the Netherlands on August - 28.
1609 Explorer Henry Hudson discovers Delaware Bay on August - 28.
1609 Henry Hudson, discovers & explores Delaware Bay on August - 28.
1619 Ferdinand II elected Holy Roman Emperor on August - 28.
1632 On this day in history henry Casimir I appointed viceroy of Drenthe
1637 On August - 28 wIC-colonel Hans Koin conquerors Fort Elmina, West Africa
1640 Second Bishop's War: King Charles I's English army loses to a Scottish Covenanter force at the Battle of Newburn on August - 28.
1646 On August - 28 fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Poesie liriche), dies at 53
1647 On this day in history johann Dilliger, composer, dies at 53
1654 On August - 28 axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent, dies at 71
1655 New Amsterdam & Peter Stuyvesant bars Jews from military service on August - 28.
1673 Conrad Michael Schneider, composer on August - 28.
1676 Joan Cererols, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1677 On this day in history wallerand Vaillant, painter/engraver/etcher/cartoonist, dies at 54