On This Day in History for March 6

Events in History

  • 1079 Omar ibn Ibrahim al-Chajjam completes Jalali-calendar
  • 1323 Treaty of Paris - Flemish relinquish claims over the County of Zeeland
  • 1447 Tommaso Parentucelli succeeds Pope Eugene IV as Nicolas V
  • 1454 Thirteen Years' War: Delegates of the Prussian Confederation pledge allegiance to Casimir IV of Poland, and the Polish king agrees to help in their struggle for independence from the Teutonic Knights.
  • 1479 Treaty of Alcaçovas: Portugal gives the Canary Islands to Castile in exchange for claims in West Africa
  • 1521 Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan discovers Guam
  • 1579 Veluwe joins Union of Utrecht
  • 1590 Dutch and English army led by Maurice of Nassau captures heavily protected city of Breda using a small assault force hidden in a peat barge
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