Historical Events In May - 06
Monday, 23 November 2020
0523 Thrasamunde, king of Vandalen on May - 06.
0973 On May - 06 henry II, Roman Catholic German king/emperor (1002/14-24)
0988 On May - 06 dirk II, West Frisian count of Holland
1085 King Alfonso VI, of Leon conquered Toledo, dies on this day in history.
1124 On this day in history balak, Emir of Aleppo, murdered
1312 Pope Clement V closes Council of Vienna on May - 06.
1475 On May - 06 dieric Bouts, Dutch painter, dies at about 64
1476 Emperor Frederik III of Habsburg & duke Charles the Stout arrange marriage of their children on May - 06.
1501 On May - 06 marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italy, humanist/Pope (1555, 22 days)
1502 James Tyrrell, alleged murderer of the Princes in the Tower (executed) on this day in history.
1527 On May - 06 spanish & German Imperial troops sack Rome; ending the Renaissance
1527 On May - 06 spanish & German Imperial troops sack Rome; ending Renaissance
1527 On May - 06 karel van Bourbon, military governor (Lombardije), dies at 37
1529 On this day in history battle at Gogra Mogol emperor Babur beats Afghans & Bengals
1529 On May - 06 battle at Gogra: Mogol emperor Babur beats Afghans & Bengals
1536 On this day in history king Henry VIII, orders bible be placed in every church
1540 On May - 06 jean Luis Vives, Spanish theory/humanist/reformer, dies at 48
1542 On May - 06 francis Xavier reaches Old Goa, the capital of Portuguese India at the time.
1581 Frans Francken, the Younger, painter on May - 06.
1598 Arch duke Albrecht & Isabella become monarch of Southern Netherlands on May - 06.
1604 Leon VII Spanish poet's first poem is published: La Cocina on May - 06.
1606 On May - 06 lorenzo Lippi, [Perlone Zipoli], poet/painter
1626 On May - 06 dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets
1626 On this day in history dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets
1631 Robert Bruce Cotton, English politician on this day in history.
1638 On this day in history cornelius Jansen, theologian (Jansenism), dies
1642 Ville Marie (Montreal) forms on this day in history.
1642 Frans Francken, the Younger, Flemish painter, dies on 61st birthday on May - 06.
1644 On May - 06 johan Mauritius resigns as Governor of Brazil
1648 On this day in history battle at Zólty Wody-Bohdan Chmielricki's Cossaks beat John II Casimir
1648 Battle at Zolty Wody-Bohdan Chmielricki's Cossaks beat John II Casimir on May - 06.
1666 Paul Siefert, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1667 On this day in history johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer, dies at 50
1672 Brandenburgs monarch Frederik Willem signs treaty with Netherlands on this day in history.