Historical Events In May - 28
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
0640 On May - 28 severinus begins his reign as Catholic Pope (elected in 638)
1037 On May - 28 german emperor Koenraad II removes "Constitutio the Feudis"
1089 Lanfrance, Archbishop of Canterbury, dies on this day in history.
1156 Battle at Brindisi King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet on May - 28.
1156 On May - 28 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 this day in history.
1349 On this day in history 60 Jews murdered in Breslau Silesia
1357 On this day in history afonso IV, King of Portugal (1325-57), dies at 66
1358 Daint-Leu at Oise begins French boer uprising on this day in history.
1371 On this day in history john, the Fearless, Burgundy France, Duke of Burgundy/warrior
1521 Pope Leo X signs treaty with German emperor Charles V on this day in history.
1521 On May - 28 pope Leo X signs treaty with Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
1521 Willem van Croij, duke of Soria, dies at about 62 on this day in history.
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 Dirk Martens, Flemish printer/humanist, dies at about 83 on this day in history.
1539 On May - 28 hernando de Soto lands in Florida
1577 On May - 28 floris II van Pallandt, Dutch earl of Culemborg/politician
1588 Spanish Aramada under Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England on May - 28.
1608 On this day in history claudio Monteverdi's "Arianna" premieres in Mantua
1608 Claudio Monteverdi's "Arianna," premieres in Mantua on May - 28.
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 May - 28.
1650 On this day in history gilles Hayne, composer, dies at 59
1660 The birth of George I, British King on this day in history.
1660 On May - 28 george I, King of England (1714-27)
1664 On this day in history the first Baptist Church is organized (Boston)
1664 1st Baptist Church organizes (Boston) on this day in history.
1674 German Parliament declares war on France on this day in history.
1685 Pieter de la Court, economist/historian, dies at about 67 on May - 28.
1731 On May - 28 all Hebrew books in Papal State are confiscated
1738 Joseph Ignace Guillotin, France, physician/inventor (guillotine) on May - 28.