Historical Events In May - 02
Friday, 30 July 2021
0649 On May - 02 maruta of Tagrit, theology/1st mafriaan Jakobitische church, dies
0907 On May - 02 boris I of Bulgaria
1194 King Richard I of England gives Portsmouth its first Royal Charter on May - 02.
1230 On May - 02 william de Braose, 10th Baron Abergavenny is hanged by Prince Llywelyn the Great.
1250 Toeransa, sultan of Egypt, murdered on May - 02.
1335 Otto the Merry, Duke of Austria, becomes Duke of Carinthia on May - 02.
1345 "Quaden Maendach" in Gent: Battles between volders & weavers on this day in history.
1459 Pierozzi Antoninus, Italian archbishop of Florence/saint, dies on this day in history.
1488 On May - 02 jacob van Horne, Burgundy statesman, dies
1497 John Cabot departs to North-America on May - 02.
1519 On this day in history leonardo Da Vinci, artist/scientist, dies at 67
1526 German evangelical monarchy joins Schmalkaldische League on this day in history.
1536 On this day in history king Henry VIII accused Anna Boleyn of adultery &incest
1536 On this day in history king Henry VIII accused Anna Boleyn of adultery & incest
1551 On this day in history william Camden, English historian (Brittania, Annales)
1567 On May - 02 marin Drzic, Croatian playwright (Dundo Maroje), dies
1595 On this day in history king Philip II names Albrecht of Austria land guardian of Netherlands
1595 On May - 02 king Philip II names Albrecht of Austria land guardian of Neth
1598 On this day in history france &Spain signs Peace of Vervins
1598 On May - 02 france & Spain signs Peace of Vervins
1601 Athanasius Kircher, German Jesuit/inventor (magic lantern) on this day in history.
1652 On May - 02 frederik Hendriks daughter Albertine Agnes marries Willem Frederik
1660 Pietro Alessandro Gaspare Scarlatti, Palermo Italy, composer (Tigrane) on May - 02.
1668 On May - 02 the first peace of Aken ends French-Spanish war in The Netherlands
1668 The Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle ends a brief War of Devolution waged over Louis XIV's claim to the Spanish possessions in the Belgian provinces following the death of his father-in-law Philip IV of Spain in 1665 on May - 02.
1668 On May - 02 treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle, ends War of Devolution
1668 On May - 02 1st peace of Aken: ends French-Spanish war in The Netherlands
1668 On May - 02 the first peace of Aken: ends French-Spanish war in The Netherlands
1669 On May - 02 pieter Jansz Post, master builder (Waag, Gouda), dies at 61
1670 On May - 02 king Charles II charters Hudson Bay Company
1672 On May - 02 john Maitland becomes Duke of Lauderdale and Earl of March.
1685 On May - 02 adriaen van Ostade, Dutch painter, buried
1703 On May - 02 portugal signs treaty with England to become a Great Covenant
1727 On May - 02 paul Aler, French jesuit/poet (Gradus ad Parnassum), dies at 70