On This Day

May 1519 in History

Events in History

  • May 9 Austrian adel and burgerij in uprising against central government

Birthdays in History

  • May 27 Girolamo Mei, Italian historian and editor of Greek texts, born in Florence (d. 1594)

Deaths in History

  • May 4 Lorenzo II de' Medici, Duke of Urbino, dies at 26