Historical Events In May - 15
Saturday, 31 July 2021
0392 On this day in history valentinianus II, emperor of Rome (375-392), murdered at 21
0756 On May - 15 abd-al-Rahman I becomes emir of Cordova Spain
0884 Marinus I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on May - 15.
0884 On May - 15 marinus I, [Martinus II], Pope (882-84), dies
0913 On this day in history hatto I, Archbishop of Mainz
1004 Henry II the Saint crowned king of Italy on May - 15.
1157 Yury Dolgoruky, Russian prince on this day in history.
1174 On this day in history nur ad-Din Mahmud, King of Syria, dies
1213 On May - 15 english king John names Stephen Langton Archbishop of Canterbury
1248 On May - 15 archbishop Konrad v Hochstaden lays cornerstone for Koln cathedral
1252 On May - 15 pope Innocent IV issues the papal bull ad exstirpanda, which authorizes, but also limits, the torture of heretics in the Medieval Inquisition.
1381 Eppelein von Gailingen, German robber baron on this day in history.
1482 Paolo Toscanelli, Italian physician & mapmaker, dies on May - 15.
1492 On May - 15 cheese & Bread rebellion German mercenaries kills 232 Alkmaarse
1492 On May - 15 cheese & Bread rebellion: German mercenaries kills 232 Alkmaarse
1514 On this day in history jodocus Badius Ascensius publishes Christiern Pedersen's Latin version of Saxo’s Gesta Danorum, the oldest known version of that work.
1525 On May - 15 german boer army surrounded/slaughters 5,000; ends Boer war
1536 On May - 15 anna Boleyn & Lord Rochford accused of adultery/incest
1565 On this day in history henrick de Keyser, architect/master builder of Amsterdam
1567 On May - 15 mary, Queen of Scots marries James Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell
1567 On May - 15 claudio Giovanni Antonio Monteverdi, Cremona Italy, composer (L'Orfeo)
1572 On May - 15 louis van Nassau & huguenots occupy Valenciennes
1591 Dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9 on this day in history.
1602 On this day in history cape Cod discovered by English navigator Bartholomew Gosnold
1610 On this day in history louis XIII appointed King of France
1610 On May - 15 parliament of Paris appoints Louis XIII (8) as French king
1618 On May - 15 johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law
1621 On May - 15 henrick de Keyser, Amsterdam's master builder, dies at 56
1622 Peter Plancius, Flemish vicar/cartographer, dies at about 69 on May - 15.
1625 On this day in history 16 rebellious farmers hanged in Vöcklamarkt Upper-Austria
1625 On this day in history 16 rebellious farmers hanged in Vocklamarkt Upper-Austria
1648 Treaty of Münster Spain & Netherlands ratified on May - 15.
1648 Treaty of Munster: Spain & Netherlands ratified on May - 15.
1648 Treaty of Münster: Spain & Netherlands ratified on May - 15.