Historical Events In May - 14
Saturday, 23 October 2021
0347 Pachomius, Egyptian monastery founder/abbot (Coenobieten), dies on this day in history.
0649 Theodore I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on May - 14.
0649 On May - 14 theodore, Greek Pope (642-49) (excommunicated by Paul II), dies
0964 John XII, [Octavianus], Pope (955-64), dies on May - 14.
1027 On this day in history robert II, the Vrome, names son Henry I, king of France
1264 Baron's War fought in England on this day in history.
1264 On May - 14 battle at Lewes Simon van Leicester beats English king Henry III
1264 On May - 14 battle at Lewes: Simon van Leicester beats English king Henry III
1316 On this day in history charles IV, King of Bohemia (1346-78)/emperor (1355-78)
1483 Coronation of Charles VIII of France ("Charles l'Affable") on May - 14.
1501 On this day in history lisbon Portugal, explorer Gaspar Corte Réal leaves on his second voyage to Newfoundland; never heard from again.
1509 Battle of Agnadello, French beat Venitians in Northern Italy on May - 14.
1565 On May - 14 nicolaus von Amsdorf, German reform theologist, dies
1576 On May - 14 dutch Council of State replaced by Council of Beroerten
1590 Battle at Ivry French king Henri IV beats Catholic League on this day in history.
1590 Battle at Ivry: French king Henri IV beats Catholic League on May - 14.
1607 On this day in history first permanent English settlement in New World, Jamestown VA
1607 On May - 14 1st permanent English settlement in New World, Jamestown, Va
1608 On May - 14 the Protestant Union is founded in Auhausen.
1610 Henry IV of France assassinated on this day in history.
1610 On May - 14 assassination of Henri IV of France, bringing Louis XIII to the throne.
1610 On May - 14 henry IV, 1st Bourbon-king of France (1572, 89-1610), murdered at 56
1633 On this day in history olivier Le Jeune d1654 baptized into the Roman Catholic faith; a slave left in Quebec by the Kirkes, he is the first recorded black in Canada.
1638 Admiral Adam Westerwolt conquerors Batticaloa, Ceylon on this day in history.
1643 On May - 14 louis XIV becomes King of France at age 4 upon the death of his father, Louis XIII
1643 On this day in history louis XIV (4) becomes king of France
1643 On this day in history louis XIII, king of France (1610-43), dies at 41
1652 Johann Philipp Fortsch, composer on May - 14.
1664 On this day in history turkish great Köprülü attacks 120,000 Donau soldiers
1664 On this day in history turkish great Kiprulu attacks 120,000 Donau soldiers
1679 On May - 14 peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer
1686 The birth of Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit, German inventor of mercury thermometer on May - 14.
1686 Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit, Prussia, inventor (thermometer) [NS=5/24] on May - 14.
1702 On this day in history england & Netherlands declares war on France & Spain