Historical Events In May - 28
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
0640 Severinus begins his reign as Catholic Pope (elected in 638) on May - 28.
1037 German emperor Koenraad II removes "Constitutio the Feudis" on this day in history.
1089 On May - 28 lanfrance, Archbishop of Canterbury, dies
1156 Battle at Brindisi King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet on this day in history.
1156 On May - 28 battle at Brindisi: King Willem of Sicily beats Byzantine fleet
1259 Christoffel I, King of Denmark, dies on May - 28.
1317 On this day in history guy van Avesnes/Henegouwen, bishop of Utrecht, dies at about 63
1349 60 Jews murdered in Breslau Silesia on May - 28.
1357 Afonso IV, King of Portugal (1325-57), dies at 66 on May - 28.
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 On May - 28 pope Leo X signs treaty with German emperor Charles V
1521 Pope Leo X signs treaty with Holy Roman Emperor Charles V on this day in history.
1521 Willem van Croij, duke of Soria, dies at about 62 on May - 28.
1533 The Archbishop of England declares the mariage of King Henry VIII to Anne Boleyn to be valid on this day in history.
1533 On May - 28 england's archbishop voids King Henry VIII & Anne Boleyn's marriage
1534 On May - 28 dirk Martens, Flemish printer/humanist, dies at about 83
1539 On this day in history hernando de Soto lands in Florida
1577 On this day in history floris II van Pallandt, Dutch earl of Culemborg/politician
1588 Spanish Aramada under Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England on May - 28.
1608 Claudio Monteverdi's "Arianna" premieres in Mantua on this day in history.
1608 On May - 28 claudio Monteverdi's "Arianna," premieres in Mantua
1635 On May - 28 zorilla's "El Desafio de Carlos V" premieres in Madrid
1635 On this day in history zorilla's "El Desafio de Carlos V," premieres in Madrid
1644 Bolton Massacre by Royalist troops under the command of the Earl of Derby on May - 28.
1650 Gilles Hayne, composer, dies at 59 on May - 28.
1660 On May - 28 the birth of George I, British King
1660 On May - 28 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 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 All Hebrew books in Papal State are confiscated on May - 28.
1738 Joseph Ignace Guillotin, France, physician/inventor (guillotine) on this day in history.