Historical Events In May - 28
Thursday, 23 May 2019
0640 On this day in history severinus begins his reign as Catholic Pope (elected in 638)
1037 On May - 28 german emperor Koenraad II removes "Constitutio the Feudis"
1089 On May - 28 lanfrance, Archbishop of Canterbury, dies
1156 On this day in history battle at Brindisi King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet
1156 On this day in history battle at Brindisi: King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet
1259 On May - 28 christoffel I, King of Denmark, dies
1317 Guy van Avesnes/Henegouwen, bishop of Utrecht, dies at about 63 on May - 28.
1349 On this day in history 60 Jews murdered in Breslau Silesia
1357 On May - 28 afonso IV, King of Portugal (1325-57), dies at 66
1358 On this day in history daint-Leu at Oise begins French boer uprising
1371 John, the Fearless, Burgundy France, Duke of Burgundy/warrior on this day in history.
1521 On this day in history pope Leo X signs treaty with German emperor Charles V
1521 On May - 28 pope Leo X signs treaty with Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
1521 On May - 28 willem van Croij, duke of Soria, dies at about 62
1533 The Archbishop of England declares the mariage of King Henry VIII to Anne Boleyn to be valid on May - 28.
1533 England's archbishop voids King Henry VIII & Anne Boleyn's marriage on this day in history.
1534 On May - 28 dirk Martens, Flemish printer/humanist, dies at about 83
1539 On May - 28 hernando de Soto lands in Florida
1577 On May - 28 floris II van Pallandt, Dutch earl of Culemborg/politician
1588 On May - 28 spanish Aramada under Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England
1608 On this day in history claudio Monteverdi's "Arianna" premieres in Mantua
1608 Claudio Monteverdi's "Arianna," premieres in Mantua on this day in history.
1635 On May - 28 zorilla's "El Desafio de Carlos V" premieres in Madrid
1635 On May - 28 zorilla's "El Desafio de Carlos V," premieres in Madrid
1644 On this day in history bolton Massacre by Royalist troops under the command of the Earl of Derby.
1650 Gilles Hayne, composer, dies at 59 on May - 28.
1660 On this day in history the birth of George I, British King
1660 On this day in history george I, King of England (1714-27)
1664 The first Baptist Church is organized (Boston) on May - 28.
1664 On this day in history 1st Baptist Church organizes (Boston)
1674 German Parliament declares war on France on May - 28.
1685 On this day in history pieter de la Court, economist/historian, dies at about 67
1731 All Hebrew books in Papal State are confiscated on this day in history.
1738 Joseph Ignace Guillotin, France, physician/inventor (guillotine) on this day in history.