Historical Events In May - 31
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
0070 Rome captures 1st wall of the city of Jerusalem on this day in history.
0455 Petronius Maximus, senator/Emperor of Rome, lynched on May - 31.
1091 On May - 31 hendrik van Verdun, bishop of Luik (1075-91), dies
1198 Moses ben Solomon Ha-Cohen, rabbi of Mainz, dies on May - 31.
1223 Mongol invasion of the Cumans: Battle of the Kalka River on this day in history.
1246 Isabella of Angouleme, queen of John of England on May - 31.
1417 On this day in history jacoba van Bavarian becomes countess of Holland/Zealand/Henegouwen
1469 Manuel I, King of Portugal (1495-1521) during era of exploration on May - 31.
1472 On this day in history erardus van der Mark, prince-bishop of Luik/cardinal
1495 Emperor Maximilian, Pope Alexander VI, Milan, King Ferdinand, Isabella & Venice sign anti-French Saint League on this day in history.
1504 Engelbert II, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg-Dietz, dies on this day in history.
1531 "Women's Revolt" in Amsterdam wool house in churchyard aborted on May - 31.
1531 "Women's Revolt" in Amsterdam: wool house in churchyard aborted on May - 31.
1551 Aristotele "Basiano" da Sangallo, Italian set designer, dies on this day in history.
1557 Theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98) on this day in history.
1564 On this day in history battle on Gotland Lübeck & Denmark beat Sweden
1564 On May - 31 battle on Gotland: Lubeck & Denmark beat Sweden
1564 Battle on Gotland: Lübeck & Denmark beat Sweden on May - 31.
1567 On May - 31 pereguin de la Grange, French minister/martyr of Reform, dies
1578 Martin Frobisher sails from Harwich, England to Frobisher Bay, Canada, eventually to mine fool's gold, used to pave streets in London on May - 31.
1594 On this day in history tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75
1620 On May - 31 willem Louis, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, dies at 59
1621 On May - 31 sir Francis Bacon thrown into Tower of London for 1 night
1634 On May - 31 uS colony Massachusetts Bay annexes Maine colony
1656 On May - 31 marin Marias, composer
1659 Netherlands, England & France sign Treaty of The Hague on this day in history.
1664 On May - 31 giulio Alberoni, Spanish/Italian minister/cardinal
1665 On May - 31 jerusalem's rabbi Sjabtai Tswi proclaims himself Messiah
1665 On May - 31 pieter J Saenredam, Dutch architectural painter, dies at 67
1669 On May - 31 citing poor eyesight, Samuel Pepys records the last event in his diary.
1674 On May - 31 friedrich Erhard Niedt, composer
1678 On this day in history lady Godiva rides naked through Coventry in a protest of taxes
1678 On May - 31 lady Godiva rode naked through Coventry in a protest of taxes
1696 John Salomonsz elected chief of Saint-Eustatius on May - 31.