Historical Events In May - 31
Tuesday, 09 August 2022
0070 On May - 31 rome captures 1st wall of the city of Jerusalem
0455 On May - 31 petronius Maximus, senator/Emperor of Rome, lynched
1091 Hendrik van Verdun, bishop of Luik (1075-91), dies on May - 31.
1198 Moses ben Solomon Ha-Cohen, rabbi of Mainz, dies on May - 31.
1223 On May - 31 mongol invasion of the Cumans: Battle of the Kalka River
1246 On May - 31 isabella of Angouleme, queen of John of England
1417 Jacoba van Bavarian becomes countess of Holland/Zealand/Henegouwen on May - 31.
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 On May - 31 emperor Maximilian, Pope Alexander VI, Milan, King Ferdinand, Isabella & Venice sign anti-French Saint League
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 this day in history.
1531 On this day in history "Women's Revolt" in Amsterdam: wool house in churchyard aborted
1551 Aristotele "Basiano" da Sangallo, Italian set designer, dies on May - 31.
1557 On May - 31 theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98)
1564 Battle on Gotland Lübeck & Denmark beat Sweden on May - 31.
1564 Battle on Gotland: Lubeck & Denmark beat Sweden on this day in history.
1564 On this day in history battle on Gotland: Lübeck & Denmark beat Sweden
1567 Pereguin de la Grange, French minister/martyr of Reform, dies on this day in history.
1578 On this day in history martin Frobisher sails from Harwich, England to Frobisher Bay, Canada, eventually to mine fool's gold, used to pave streets in London.
1594 On May - 31 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 this day in history uS colony Massachusetts Bay annexes Maine colony
1656 Marin Marias, composer on this day in history.
1659 On May - 31 netherlands, England & France sign Treaty of The Hague
1664 Giulio Alberoni, Spanish/Italian minister/cardinal on May - 31.
1665 Jerusalem's rabbi Sjabtai Tswi proclaims himself Messiah on this day in history.
1665 Pieter J Saenredam, Dutch architectural painter, dies at 67 on May - 31.
1669 Citing poor eyesight, Samuel Pepys records the last event in his diary on this day in history.
1674 Friedrich Erhard Niedt, composer on May - 31.
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 On May - 31 john Salomonsz elected chief of Saint-Eustatius