Historical Events In December - 05
Thursday, 23 May 2019
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 On December - 05 ramon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona is assassinated.
1082 Ramon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona on December - 05.
1212 Derek II of Are, Bishop of Utrecht (1197-1212), dies on December - 05.
1244 Johanna of Constantinople, countess of Flanders (1205-44), dies on this day in history.
1301 On December - 05 pope Boniface VIII's degree Ausculta fili (only nominee)
1349 Jews are massacred at Nuremberg in Black death riots on December - 05.
1349 500 Jews of Nuremberg massacre during Black Death riots on this day in history.
1355 On this day in history jan III, duke of Brabant/Limburg, dies
1360 The French Franc is created on this day in history.
1408 On December - 05 emir Edigu of Golden Horde reaches Moscow.
1448 On this day in history bishop Jona of Moscow chosen as metropolitan of Kiev/Intoxication
1456 On December - 05 earthquake strikes Naples; about 35,000 die
1492 Columbus discovers Hispaniola (El Espanola) (Haiti) on this day in history.
1492 On this day in history columbus discovers Hispaniola (El Espanola/Haiti)
1496 On December - 05 jews are expelled from Portugal by order of King Manuel I
1545 On December - 05 janus Dousa, [Johan van de Does], Dutch politician/poet
1547 Ubbo Emmius, [van Embden], Dutch-Frisian humanist/historian on December - 05.
1560 On this day in history francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16
1590 On this day in history niccolo Sfondrati chosen Pope Gregory XIV
1594 On this day in history gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82
1602 On this day in history giulio Caccini's "Euridice," premieres in Florence
1654 Jean François Sarrazin, French writer on this day in history.
1661 On December - 05 robert Haley, earl of Oxford/English premier (Whig, 1710-14)
1663 Severo Bonini, composer, dies at 80 on December - 05.
1666 On this day in history francesco Antonio Nicola Scarlotti, composer
1675 John Lightfoot, English theologist (Horae Hebraicae), dies at 73 on December - 05.
1687 On December - 05 francesco Xaverio Geminiani, composer
1697 On this day in history carlo Arrigoni, composer
1724 On this day in history joseph Friebert, composer
1741 On this day in history -6] Russian princess Elisabeth Petrovna grabs powers
1745 On December - 05 christoph Forster, composer, dies at 52