Historical Events In May - 19
Monday, 29 May 2023
0715 St Gregory II begins his reign as Catholic Pope on May - 19.
0804 Alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69 on this day in history.
0988 Dunstan[us], English archbishop of Canterbury, dies on this day in history.
1296 On this day in history celestine V, [Pietro del Murrone], Pope (1294), dies
1469 Giovanni della Robbia, Ital's sculptor on this day in history.
1506 Columbus selects his son Diego as sole heir on May - 19.
1515 George van Saksen-Meissen sells Friesland for 100,000 gold guilders to arch duke Charles on May - 19.
1517 Philip van Bourgondie installed as bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
1536 Anne Boleyn, Queen of England/wife of Henry VIII, beheaded on May - 19.
1547 Monarch Johan Frederik surrenders to Karel on May - 19.
1568 On May - 19 english queen Elizabeth I arrests Scottish queen Mary
1568 On May - 19 mary, queen of Scots, arrested.
1571 On May - 19 miguel Lopez de Lagazpi founded Manilla in the Phillipines
1585 On May - 19 spain confisquates English ships
1588 On May - 19 spanish Armada sets sail for Lisbon, bound to England
1601 On May - 19 costanzo Porta, Italian composer
1608 Matthias von Habsburgs army reaches Lieben, at Prague on this day in history.
1611 Innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89) on this day in history.
1616 On May - 19 johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer
1635 On this day in history france declares war on Spain
1643 On May - 19 battle at Rocroi/Allersheim French army destroys Spanish army
1643 Massachusetts Bay, Plymouth, Connecticut &New Harbor form United Colonies of New England on this day in history.
1643 On May - 19 battle at Rocroi/Allersheim: French army destroys Spanish army
1647 On May - 19 sebastian Vrancx, Flemish painter (captain of vigilante), dies
1649 England declared a Commonwealth on May - 19.
1649 An Act declaring England a Commonwealth is passed by the Long Parliament. England would be a republic for the next eleven years on this day in history.
1652 Spanish troops occupy Grevelingen on this day in history.
1653 Carel Reyniersz, gov-gen of Neth East Indies, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1662 Uniformity Act of England goes into effect on this day in history.
1746 On this day in history johann Friedrich Peter, composer
1749 George II grants charter to Ohio Company to settle Ohio Valley on May - 19.
1755 Gabriele Prota, composer on May - 19.
1762 Johann G Fichte German philosopher (Wissenschaftslehre) on this day in history.
1770 Antoine-Charles Glachant, composer on this day in history.
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