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 This day in History - June 28
380 Historic Events for June 28
548

Theodora, dancer/empress of Byzantine (Nika-oproer), dies

Death
573

Alboin, king of Longobarden, probably poisoned by his wife

Death
767

St Paul I ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
767

Paul I, [Paolo Orsini?], Italian Pope (757-67), dies

Death
1061

Floris I, count of Holland, dies

Death
1119

Battle of Sarmada - Emir Ilghazi defeat French Crusaders

Event
1245

1st Council of Lyons (13th ecumenical council) opens

Event
1367

Sigismund, German Emperor/king of Hungary/Bohemia

Birth
1385

Andronicus IV Paleologus, Byzantine anti-emperor, dies

Death
1461

Edward IV crowned king of England

Event
1476

Paul IV, [Giampietro Caraffa], inquisition/Pope (1555-59)

Birth
1485

Gent/Brugge/Ieper recognize Maximilian of Austria as regent of Neth

Event
1490

Albrecht von Brandenburg, German archbishop/monarch of Mainz/cardinal

Birth
1491

Henry VIII, King of England (1509-47)

Birth
1519

King Carlos I elected Roman Catholic German emperor Charles V

Event
1524

Duke van Bourbon occupies Province

Event
1547

Cristofano Malvezzi, composer

Birth
1550

John Drusius, Flemish hebrew translator

Birth
1575

Spanish troops conquer Buren

Event
1577

Peter Paul Rubens, Siegen, Flemish Baroque painter (Circumcision)

Birth
1583

Duke French van Valois returns to France

Event
1586

Paul Siefert, composer

Birth
1593

Earl Mauritius conquerors Geertruidenberg

Event
1598

Abraham Ortelius, [Ortels/Hortels], South Neth geographer, dies at 71

Death
1617

Johan Evertsen de Captain, Swiss admiral, dies in battle

Death