On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 451 AD

Historical Events

  • The Battle of Avarayr between Armenian rebels and the Sassanid Empire takes place. The Armenians are defeated militarily but are guaranteed freedom to openly practice Christianity.
List of Years

About May 26, 451 AD

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1570 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head - B.J. Thomas
  • UK #1 Song: Two Little Boys - Rolf Harris