On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1061

Famous Deaths

  • Humbert of Silva Candida, French abbot and cardinal whose bull of excommunication began the Great Schism, dies (b. c. 1000)
List of Years

About May 5, 1061

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 961 years and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus