Historical Events In May - 28
Monday, 13 July 2020
0640 Severinus begins his reign as Catholic Pope (elected in 638) on May - 28.
1037 On this day in history german emperor Koenraad II removes "Constitutio the Feudis"
1089 Lanfrance, Archbishop of Canterbury, dies on this day in history.
1156 On this day in history battle at Brindisi King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet
1156 Battle at Brindisi: King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet on this day in history.
1259 On this day in history 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 May - 28 daint-Leu at Oise begins French boer uprising
1371 John, the Fearless, Burgundy France, Duke of Burgundy/warrior on May - 28.
1521 Pope Leo X signs treaty with German emperor Charles V on this day in history.
1521 Pope Leo X signs treaty with Holy Roman Emperor Charles V on this day in history.
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 On this day in history england's archbishop voids King Henry VIII & Anne Boleyn's marriage
1534 Dirk Martens, Flemish printer/humanist, dies at about 83 on May - 28.
1539 Hernando de Soto lands in Florida on this day in history.
1577 Floris II van Pallandt, Dutch earl of Culemborg/politician on May - 28.
1588 Spanish Aramada under Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England on May - 28.
1608 On May - 28 claudio Monteverdi's "Arianna" premieres in Mantua
1608 Claudio Monteverdi's "Arianna," premieres in Mantua on this day in history.
1635 Zorilla's "El Desafio de Carlos V" premieres in Madrid on May - 28.
1635 Zorilla's "El Desafio de Carlos V," premieres in Madrid on May - 28.
1644 Bolton Massacre by Royalist troops under the command of the Earl of Derby on this day in history.
1650 On May - 28 gilles Hayne, composer, dies at 59
1660 The birth of George I, British King on this day in history.
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 May - 28 1st Baptist Church organizes (Boston)
1674 On this day in history german Parliament declares war on France
1685 On May - 28 pieter de la Court, economist/historian, dies at about 67
1731 On May - 28 all Hebrew books in Papal State are confiscated
1738 Joseph Ignace Guillotin, France, physician/inventor (guillotine) on May - 28.