Historical Events In May - 14
Monday, 19 April 2021
0347 On May - 14 pachomius, Egyptian monastery founder/abbot (Coenobieten), dies
0649 On this day in history theodore I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0649 On May - 14 theodore, Greek Pope (642-49) (excommunicated by Paul II), dies
0964 John XII, [Octavianus], Pope (955-64), dies on this day in history.
1027 On this day in history robert II, the Vrome, names son Henry I, king of France
1264 On May - 14 baron's War fought in England
1264 On this day in history 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 Charles IV, King of Bohemia (1346-78)/emperor (1355-78) on May - 14.
1483 On May - 14 coronation of Charles VIII of France ("Charles l'Affable").
1501 On May - 14 lisbon Portugal, explorer Gaspar Corte Réal leaves on his second voyage to Newfoundland; never heard from again.
1509 On May - 14 battle of Agnadello, French beat Venitians in Northern Italy
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 On this day in history battle at Ivry: French king Henri IV beats Catholic League
1607 First permanent English settlement in New World, Jamestown VA on May - 14.
1607 On May - 14 1st permanent English settlement in New World, Jamestown, Va
1608 The Protestant Union is founded in Auhausen on May - 14.
1610 On May - 14 henry IV of France assassinated
1610 Assassination of Henri IV of France, bringing Louis XIII to the throne on this day in history.
1610 Henry IV, 1st Bourbon-king of France (1572, 89-1610), murdered at 56 on this day in history.
1633 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 on May - 14.
1638 On this day in history admiral Adam Westerwolt conquerors Batticaloa, Ceylon
1643 Louis XIV becomes King of France at age 4 upon the death of his father, Louis XIII on May - 14.
1643 Louis XIV (4) becomes king of France on May - 14.
1643 On this day in history louis XIII, king of France (1610-43), dies at 41
1652 On this day in history johann Philipp Fortsch, composer
1664 On May - 14 turkish great Köprülü attacks 120,000 Donau soldiers
1664 Turkish great Kiprulu attacks 120,000 Donau soldiers on May - 14.
1679 Peder [Nielsen] Horrebow, Danish astronomer on this day in history.
1686 The birth of Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit, German inventor of mercury thermometer on this day in history.
1686 Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit, Prussia, inventor (thermometer) [NS=5/24] on this day in history.
1702 England & Netherlands declares war on France & Spain on May - 14.