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Historical Events In May - 16

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0942  Saadiah Gaon, head of Talmudic Academy of Sura, dies on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0955  On this day in history alberich II, (bastard?) son of Octavianus elected pope  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1165  On this day in history ramjbam & his family reach Acre Palestine  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1204  Baldwin IX, Count of Flanders is crowned as the first Emperor of the Latin Empire on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1434  Pieter Appelmans, Flemish architect/master builder, dies at about 60 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1527  Florence becomes a republic on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1532  Sir Thomas More resigns as English Lord Chancellor on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1547  On May - 16 protestant German monarch surrenders to Karel in Wittenberg  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1558  On this day in history andreas of Austria, Bohemia cardinal/gov of Netherlands (1598-1600)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1568  On this day in history mary Queen of Scotland flees to England  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1569  Dirk Willems, Anabaptist Martyr on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1571  Johannes Kepler, by his own calculations, is conceived at 4 37 AM on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1571  Johannes Kepler, by his own calculations, is conceived at 4:37 AM on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1584  7 Westfriese towns divide monasteries of Egmond/Blokker/St-Pietersdal on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1605  Camillo Borghese elected to succeed Pope Leo XI becomes Paul V on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1606  On this day in history 2,000 foreigners murdered in Russia  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1609  Ferdinand, Austria, cardinal of Spain/governor of Netherlands on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1641  On this day in history dudley North, financier/economist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1648  On May - 16 battle at Zólty Wody Bohdan Chmielricki's cosacks beat John Casimir  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1648  On this day in history battle at Zolty Wody: Bohdan Chmielricki's cosacks beat John Casimir  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1648  On May - 16 battle at Zólty Wody: Bohdan Chmielricki's cosacks beat John Casimir  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1659  On May - 16 campegius Vitringa, Dutch theologist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1669  On this day in history pietro da Cortona, [Berrettini], painter/architect, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1691  Jacob Leisler, becomes 1st American colonist hanged for treason on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1703  Charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1747  On this day in history prince Willem V sworn in as Admiral-General of Netherlands  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1747  On this day in history prince Willem V sworn in as admiral-general of Neth  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1748  Antonius van Alphen, apostolic vicar of De Bosch on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1754  On this day in history giovanni Carlo Maria Clari, composer, dies at 76  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1761  On May - 16 john Opie, artist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1762  Ernst Chreistian Hesse, composer, dies at 86 on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1763  Samuel Johnson meets his future biographer James Boswell in London on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1763  On this day in history james Boswell's 1st meeting with Samuel Johnson  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1763  On May - 16 louis-Nicolas Vauquelin, chemist (discovered chromium, beryllium)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1558  Andreas of Austria, Bohemia cardinal/gov of Netherlands (1598-1600) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1578  Everard Digby, English conspirator (d. 1606) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1609  On May - 16 birth of ferdinand, Austria, cardinal of Spain/governor of Netherlands  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1641  Dudley North, financier/economist was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1659  On May - 16 birth of campegius Vitringa, Dutch theologist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1710  William Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot, English politician (d. 1782) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1718  On May - 16 birth of maria Gaetana Agnesi, Italian mathematician (d. 1799)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1748  Antonius van Alphen, apostolic vicar of De Bosch was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In May - 16

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0942  On May - 16 saadiah Gaon, head of Talmudic Academy of Sura, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1265  On May - 16 death of saint Simon Stock, English saint (b. 1165)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1434  On this day in history pieter Appelmans, Flemish architect/master builder, dies at about 60  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1569  Death of Dirk Willems, Anabaptist Martyr on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1620  On this day in history death of william Adams, English navigator (b. 1564)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1657  Death of Andrzej Bobola, Polish Jesuit missionary (b. 1591) on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1667  On May - 16 death of thomas Wriothesley, 4th Earl of Southampton, English statesman (b. 1607)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1669  Pietro da Cortona, [Berrettini], painter/architect, dies on May - 16.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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