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Historical Events In May - 08

Sunday, 05 April 2020

0535  On May - 08 john II ends his reign as Catholic Pope  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0535  On May - 08 john, [Mercurius], Italian Pope (533-35), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0589  Reccared summons the Third Council of Toledo on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0615  St Boniface IV ends his reign as Catholic Pope on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0685  On this day in history st Benedict II ends his reign as Catholic Pope  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0685  Benedict II, Italian Pope (683-85), dies on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1319  Haakon V, King of Norway (1299-1319), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1360  Treaty of Brétigny signed by English & French on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1360  Treaty of Brétigny signed by English & French on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1429  On May - 08 french troops under Joan of Arc rescues Orléans  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1429  French troops under Joan of Arc rescues Orleans on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1450  On this day in history jack Cade's Rebellion-Kentishmen revolt against King Henry VI  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1492  Andreas Alciatus, [Giovanni Andrea-Alciato], Italian lawyer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1521  Parliament of Worms installs edict against Marten Luther on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1521  On May - 08 peter Canisius, [Pieter de Hondt/Kanijs], jesuit/saint  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1527  Johann Walter, composer on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1538  Edward Fox, English bishop on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1541  On May - 08 hernando de Soto discovers Mississippi River  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1541  On May - 08 spanish explorer Hernando de Soto reaches the Mississippi River in what will later be part of the southeastern United States  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  On this day in history viglius ab Aytta Zuichemus, lawyer/President (Raad van State), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1592  On May - 08 francis Quarles, English poet (Argalus & Parthenia, Emblems)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1624  Hung king Bethlen Gábor & emperor Ferdinand II sign Treaty of Vienna on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1624  Hung king Bethlen Gabor & emperor Ferdinand II sign Treaty of Vienna on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1639  On this day in history william Coddington founds Newport RI  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1641  On May - 08 nicolaas Witsen, etcher/mayor (Amsterdam)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1660  On May - 08 english parliament asks King Charles II to resigns  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1660  On May - 08 english parliament declares Charles Stuart to be King Charles II of England  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1668  On this day in history alain R Lesage, French author (Turcaret ou le Financier)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1673  Johann Valentin Eckelt, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1684  On May - 08 henri Dumont, composer, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1698  On May - 08 the birth of Henry Baker, English naturalist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1703  On May - 08 gottlob Harrer, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1721  On this day in history michelangiolo dei Conti replaces Pope Clement XI, as Innocent XIII  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1725  On this day in history john Lovewell, US indian fighter, dies in battle  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1326  On this day in history birth of joanna I of Auvergne, queen of France (d. 1360)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1460  Frederick I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (d. 1536) was born on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1492  Andreas Alciatus, [Giovanni Andrea-Alciato], Italian lawyer was born on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1521  On this day in history birth of peter Canisius, [Pieter de Hondt/Kanijs], jesuit/saint  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1527  Johann Walter, composer was born on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1587  Victor Amadeus I, Duke of Savoy (d. 1637) was born on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1592  On May - 08 birth of francis Quarles, English poet (Argalus & Parthenia, Emblems)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1622  On this day in history birth of claes RÃ¥lamb, Swedish statesman (d. 1698)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In May - 08

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0535  John, [Mercurius], Italian Pope (533-35), dies on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0685  Benedict II, Italian Pope (683-85), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1192  On this day in history death of duke Ottokar IV of Styria (b. 1163)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1278  Death of Emperor Duanzong of China (b. 1268) on May - 08.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1319  Haakon V, King of Norway (1299-1319), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1473  On May - 08 death of john Stafford, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, English politician (b. 1420)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1538  Death of Edward Fox, English bishop on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1577  On this day in history viglius ab Aytta Zuichemus, lawyer/President (Raad van State), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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