Historical Events In May - 21
Wednesday, 23 June 2021
0143 On May - 21 earliest known date in Amer-pre Mayan king Harvest-Bergvorst installed
0685 On this day in history battle at Nechtansmere Picten beat Northumbrians
0685 On this day in history battle at Nechtansmere: Picten beat Northumbrians
0878 Syracuse, Italy is captured by the Muslim sultan of Sicily on this day in history.
0879 On May - 21 pope John VIII gives blessings to duke Branimir and to Croatian people, considered to be international recognition of Croatian state.
0987 Louis V, last Carlovingians King of France (966-987), dies on May - 21.
0996 On this day in history otto the Great's Saxon grandson, now 16, is crowned Otto III 2005at Rome
0996 On this day in history pope Gregory V crowns his cousin Otto III German emperor
0996 On this day in history otto the Great's Saxon grandson, now 16, is crowned Otto III May 21 at Rome
1040 On May - 21 king Henry III gives Utrecht the Groninger currency
1216 French crown prince Louis enters England on this day in history.
1254 Koenraad IV, RC-German king (1237-54), dies at 26 on May - 21.
1260 Kublai Khan of the Mongol Empire sends his envoy Hao Jing and two other advisors to the Song Dynasty court of Emperor Lizong of Song; while attempting to negotiate with the Song in order to resolve their conflict, Hao Jing and his fellow emissaries are imprisoned by order of the high Chancellor of China, Jia Sidao on May - 21.
1420 On this day in history treaty of Troyes-French King Charles VI gives France to English
1471 King Edwards IV enters London on May - 21.
1471 On this day in history albrecht Durer, Nornberg Germany, Renaissance painter/print maker
1481 On May - 21 christian I, king of Denmark/Norway/Sweden, dies
1502 Portuguese Admiral Da Nova discovers St Helena on May - 21.
1512 Pandolfo Petrucci, ruler of Siena on this day in history.
1524 Thomas Howard 2nd duke of Norfolk, general/premier, dies at about 80 on May - 21.
1526 On May - 21 sermon of Bathe, Aargau TC evangelical theology
1526 On May - 21 -Jun 8] Sermon of Bathe, Aargau: TC evangelical theology
1526 Sermon of Bathe, Aargau: TC evangelical theology on this day in history.
1527 The birth of King Philip II of Spain on this day in history.
1527 On this day in history philip II, King of Spain (1556-98) & Portugal (1580-98)
1542 On this day in history spanish explorer Hernando de Soto dies while searching for gold along the Mississippi River
1542 On this day in history hernando de Soto, dies while searching for gold, near Mississippi R
1553 English Lady Jane Grey marries Guildford Dudley on May - 21.
1602 On May - 21 martha's Vineyard first sighted (Captain Bartholomew Gosnold)
1602 On May - 21 martha's Vineyard 1st sighted (Captain Bartholomew Gosnold)
1633 On May - 21 joseph de La Barre, composer
1639 Giovan D "Tommaso" Campanella, Italian philosopher/poet, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1647 On this day in history pieter Corneliszoon Hooft, poet/playwright (Warenar), dies at about 65
1650 On May - 21 james G, Marquis of Montrose, Scottish general, hanged