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 This day in History - September 28
595 Historic Events for September 28
235

Bishop of Rome Pontianus steps down

Event
351

Battle at Mursa: emperor Constantine II beats emperor Maxentius

Event
351

Constantine II beats emperor Maxentius

Event
929

Wenceslaus I, duke of Bohemia, murdered

Death
1066

William the Conqueror troops sail to England

Event
1104

Pedro I, king of Navarra and Aragon, dies

Death
1106

Battle at Tinchebrai: English King Henry I beats his brother Robert

Event
1197

Henry VI von Hohenstaufen, Roman Catholic German King (1169-97), dies

Death
1296

Adolf VII, earl of Mountain (1259-96), dies

Death
1322

Battle of Muhldorf

Event
1362

Guillaum de Grimoard elected as Pope Urban V

Event
1394

Cardinal Pedro de Luna of Arag¢n chosen (anti)pope Benedictus XIII

Event
1493

Agnolo Firenzuola, [Giovannini], Italian monk (Golden Donkey)

Birth
1509

Siwara/Sjoerd Aylva, Fries army leader (siege of Franeker)

Death
1521

Turkish sultan Suleiman I's troops occupy Belgrade

Event
1528

Spanish fleet sinks in Florida hurricane; about 380 die

Event
1538

Battle at Preveza: Turkish fleet under Barbarossa beats Spanish

Event
1542

Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo discovers California, at San Diego Bay

Event
1565

Alessandro Tassoni, Modena Italy, political writer (Rape of Bucket)

Birth
1573

Michelangelo Buanarroti, Caprese Italy, painter/sculpter

Birth
1573

Caravaggio, Italy, painter

Birth
1596

Vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor

Birth
1605

Boulliau, mathematician

Birth
1612

Michel Anguier, French sculptor

Birth
1618

Gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at 68

Death