Historical Events In December - 05
Thursday, 02 July 2020
0663 On December - 05 fourth Council of Toledo takes place.
0749 On December - 05 saint John of Damascus, theologian
0771 On this day in history charlemagne becomes the sole King of the Franks after the death of his brother Carloman.
1082 Ramon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona is assassinated on December - 05.
1082 Ramon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona on this day in history.
1212 Derek II of Are, Bishop of Utrecht (1197-1212), dies on this day in history.
1244 Johanna of Constantinople, countess of Flanders (1205-44), dies on this day in history.
1301 Pope Boniface VIII's degree Ausculta fili (only nominee) on December - 05.
1349 On this day in history jews are massacred at Nuremberg in Black death riots
1349 On this day in history 500 Jews of Nuremberg massacre during Black Death riots
1355 Jan III, duke of Brabant/Limburg, dies on December - 05.
1360 On December - 05 the French Franc is created.
1408 On this day in history emir Edigu of Golden Horde reaches Moscow.
1448 Bishop Jona of Moscow chosen as metropolitan of Kiev/Intoxication on this day in history.
1456 Earthquake strikes Naples; about 35,000 die on December - 05.
1492 On this day in history columbus discovers Hispaniola (El Espanola) (Haiti)
1492 On December - 05 columbus discovers Hispaniola (El Espanola/Haiti)
1496 On this day in history jews are expelled from Portugal by order of King Manuel I
1545 Janus Dousa, [Johan van de Does], Dutch politician/poet on December - 05.
1547 Ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Dutch-Frisian humanist/historian on this day in history.
1560 On December - 05 francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16
1590 On December - 05 niccolo Sfondrati chosen Pope Gregory XIV
1594 Gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82 on December - 05.
1602 On December - 05 giulio Caccini's "Euridice," premieres in Florence
1654 On December - 05 jean FranĂ§ois Sarrazin, French writer
1661 Robert Haley, earl of Oxford/English premier (Whig, 1710-14) on December - 05.
1663 Severo Bonini, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1666 On this day in history francesco Antonio Nicola Scarlotti, composer
1675 On this day in history john Lightfoot, English theologist (Horae Hebraicae), dies at 73
1687 On December - 05 francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer
1697 On December - 05 carlo Arrigoni, composer
1724 Joseph Friebert, composer on December - 05.
1741 On December - 05 -6] Russian princess Elisabeth Petrovna grabs powers
1745 On December - 05 christoph Forster, composer, dies at 52