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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 WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1165  Ramjbam & his family reach Acre Palestine on May - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1204  On this day in history baldwin IX, Count of Flanders is crowned as the first Emperor of the Latin Empire.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1434  Pieter Appelmans, Flemish architect/master builder, dies at about 60 on May - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1527  Florence becomes a republic on May - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1532  On this day in history sir Thomas More resigns as English Lord Chancellor  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1547  Protestant German monarch surrenders to Karel in Wittenberg on May - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1558  Andreas of Austria, Bohemia cardinal/gov of Netherlands (1598-1600) on May - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1568  On May - 16 mary Queen of Scotland flees to England  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1569  Dirk Willems, Anabaptist Martyr on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1584  On May - 16 7 Westfriese towns divide monasteries of Egmond/Blokker/St-Pietersdal  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1605  On this day in history camillo Borghese elected to succeed Pope Leo XI becomes Paul V  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1606  2,000 foreigners murdered in Russia on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1609  On this day in history ferdinand, Austria, cardinal of Spain/governor of Netherlands  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1641  On May - 16 dudley North, financier/economist  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1648  On this day in history battle at Zólty Wody Bohdan Chmielricki's cosacks beat John Casimir  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1648  Battle at Zolty Wody: Bohdan Chmielricki's cosacks beat John Casimir on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1659  Campegius Vitringa, Dutch theologist on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1691  Jacob Leisler, becomes 1st American colonist hanged for treason on May - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1703  On this day in history charles Perrault, author/fairy tale writer, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1747  Prince Willem V sworn in as Admiral-General of Netherlands on May - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1747  Prince Willem V sworn in as admiral-general of Neth on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1748  Antonius van Alphen, apostolic vicar of De Bosch on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1754  Giovanni Carlo Maria Clari, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1761  On this day in history john Opie, artist  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1762  Ernst Chreistian Hesse, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1763  James Boswell's 1st meeting with Samuel Johnson on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1763  Louis-Nicolas Vauquelin, chemist (discovered chromium, beryllium) on May - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1558  Andreas of Austria, Bohemia cardinal/gov of Netherlands (1598-1600) was born on May - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1641  Dudley North, financier/economist was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1659  On this day in history birth of campegius Vitringa, Dutch theologist  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

1718  On this day in history birth of maria Gaetana Agnesi, Italian mathematician (d. 1799)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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Famous Deaths In May - 16

Famous People Died On This Day In History

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

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

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

1569  On this day in history death of dirk Willems, Anabaptist Martyr  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1620  Death of William Adams, English navigator (b. 1564) on May - 16.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1669  Pietro da Cortona, [Berrettini], painter/architect, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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