Events in country - United Kingdom

  • 0040-06-13Gnaeus Julius Agricola: Roman General; conquered Wales, North England
  • 0197-02-19D Clodius Septimus Albinus: Roman bequest in England, dies in battle
  • 0303-04-23George: Knight / Saint / Patron of England, beheaded
  • 0597-12-25England adopts Julian calendar
  • 0939-10-27Aethelstan III: King of England
  • 0946-05-25Edmund the Older: King of Wessex / England (939-46)
  • 0975-07-08Edgar: King of England (959-75)
  • 0979-04-14Challenge to throne of King Aethelred II of England
  • 1000-10-09Leif Ericson discovers "Vinland" (possibly New England)
  • 1014-04-23Sweyn Forkbeard: Viking King of England (1013-14)
  • 1016-04-23Aethelbred II "the Unready": King of England (979-1016)
  • 1040-03-07Harold I: King of England (1035-40)
  • 1042-06-08Hardicanute: King of England (1040-42), Lambeth
  • 1043-04-03Edward the Confessor crowned King of England
  • 1057-08-15Macbeth: King of Scotland, slain by Son of King Duncan
  • 1066-01-05Edward de Belijder [the Confessor]: King of England (1043-66)
  • 1066-01-06King Harald of England crowned
  • 1066-09-25Battle of Stampford Bridge King Harold Godwinson II of England, beaten by his brother King Harold Hardrada of Norway
  • 1066-09-28William the Conqueror troops sail to England
  • 1066-09-29William the Conqueror invade England
  • 1066-10-14Battle of Hastings, in which William the Conqueror wins England
  • 1066-10-14Harold II: King of England (1066)
  • 1066-12-25William the Conqueror, crowned King of England
  • 1087-09-09William I [The Conqueror]: King of England / Duke of Normandy
  • 1093-11-13Malcolm III MacDuncan: King of Scotland, dies in battle
  • 1100-08-02William II [Rufus]: King of England, shot in New Forest at 44
  • 1124-04-27Alexander I: King of Scotland (1107-24)
  • 1133-03-25William the Conqueror orders 1st Domesday Survey of England
  • 1133-03-25Henry II: King of England (1154-89)
  • 1135-12-01Henry I Beauclerc: King of England (1st King that could read)

People born in country - United Kingdom

  • 0040-06-13Gnaeus Julius Agricola: Roman General; conquered Wales, North England
  • 0197-02-19D Clodius Septimus Albinus: Roman bequest in England, dies in battle
  • 0303-04-23George: Knight / Saint / Patron of England, beheaded
  • 0597-12-25England adopts Julian calendar
  • 0939-10-27Aethelstan III: King of England
  • 0946-05-25Edmund the Older: King of Wessex / England (939-46)
  • 0975-07-08Edgar: King of England (959-75)
  • 0979-04-14Challenge to throne of King Aethelred II of England
  • 1000-10-09Leif Ericson discovers "Vinland" (possibly New England)
  • 1014-04-23Sweyn Forkbeard: Viking King of England (1013-14)
  • 1016-04-23Aethelbred II "the Unready": King of England (979-1016)
  • 1040-03-07Harold I: King of England (1035-40)
  • 1042-06-08Hardicanute: King of England (1040-42), Lambeth
  • 1043-04-03Edward the Confessor crowned King of England
  • 1057-08-15Macbeth: King of Scotland, slain by Son of King Duncan
  • 1066-01-05Edward de Belijder [the Confessor]: King of England (1043-66)
  • 1066-01-06King Harald of England crowned
  • 1066-09-25Battle of Stampford Bridge King Harold Godwinson II of England, beaten by his brother King Harold Hardrada of Norway
  • 1066-09-28William the Conqueror troops sail to England
  • 1066-09-29William the Conqueror invade England
  • 1066-10-14Battle of Hastings, in which William the Conqueror wins England
  • 1066-10-14Harold II: King of England (1066)
  • 1066-12-25William the Conqueror, crowned King of England
  • 1087-09-09William I [The Conqueror]: King of England / Duke of Normandy
  • 1093-11-13Malcolm III MacDuncan: King of Scotland, dies in battle
  • 1100-08-02William II [Rufus]: King of England, shot in New Forest at 44
  • 1124-04-27Alexander I: King of Scotland (1107-24)
  • 1133-03-25William the Conqueror orders 1st Domesday Survey of England
  • 1133-03-25Henry II: King of England (1154-89)
  • 1135-12-01Henry I Beauclerc: King of England (1st King that could read)

People died in country - United Kingdom

  • 0040-06-13Gnaeus Julius Agricola: Roman General; conquered Wales, North England
  • 0197-02-19D Clodius Septimus Albinus: Roman bequest in England, dies in battle
  • 0303-04-23George: Knight / Saint / Patron of England, beheaded
  • 0597-12-25England adopts Julian calendar
  • 0939-10-27Aethelstan III: King of England
  • 0946-05-25Edmund the Older: King of Wessex / England (939-46)
  • 0975-07-08Edgar: King of England (959-75)
  • 0979-04-14Challenge to throne of King Aethelred II of England
  • 1000-10-09Leif Ericson discovers "Vinland" (possibly New England)
  • 1014-04-23Sweyn Forkbeard: Viking King of England (1013-14)
  • 1016-04-23Aethelbred II "the Unready": King of England (979-1016)
  • 1040-03-07Harold I: King of England (1035-40)
  • 1042-06-08Hardicanute: King of England (1040-42), Lambeth
  • 1043-04-03Edward the Confessor crowned King of England
  • 1057-08-15Macbeth: King of Scotland, slain by Son of King Duncan
  • 1066-01-05Edward de Belijder [the Confessor]: King of England (1043-66)
  • 1066-01-06King Harald of England crowned
  • 1066-09-25Battle of Stampford Bridge King Harold Godwinson II of England, beaten by his brother King Harold Hardrada of Norway
  • 1066-09-28William the Conqueror troops sail to England
  • 1066-09-29William the Conqueror invade England
  • 1066-10-14Battle of Hastings, in which William the Conqueror wins England
  • 1066-10-14Harold II: King of England (1066)
  • 1066-12-25William the Conqueror, crowned King of England
  • 1087-09-09William I [The Conqueror]: King of England / Duke of Normandy
  • 1093-11-13Malcolm III MacDuncan: King of Scotland, dies in battle
  • 1100-08-02William II [Rufus]: King of England, shot in New Forest at 44
  • 1124-04-27Alexander I: King of Scotland (1107-24)
  • 1133-03-25William the Conqueror orders 1st Domesday Survey of England
  • 1133-03-25Henry II: King of England (1154-89)
  • 1135-12-01Henry I Beauclerc: King of England (1st King that could read)

Historical events - Croatia

  • 1915-05-12Croatians plunder Armenia, killing 250
  • 1917-07-20Pact of Corfu signed: Serbs, Croats and Slovenes form Yugoslavia
  • 1918-12-01Serbian-Croatian-Slovic kingdom proclaimed in Belgrade
  • 1919-10-03Serbian, Croatian and Slavic parliment accord for 8 hour work day
  • 1920-12-13Netherland breaks contact with kingdom of Serbia, Croatia and Slavia
  • 1926-08-17Greek-Serbian / Croatian / Slavs peace treaty signed
  • 1927-01-28Serbian-Croatian-Slavic government of Oezonowitsj falls
  • 1927-03-10Albania mobilize by threat of Serbian, Croatian and Slovenes
  • 1927-10-28Josip Broz (Tito) begins 7 months jail sentence in Croatia
  • 1929-10-03Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes changes name to Yugoslavia
  • 1935-04-05Croatian Farmers Party wins Yugoslavian election
  • 1941-04-30Spread of Judaism begins in Croatia
  • 1941-06-04Rep of Croatia orders all Jews to wear a star with the letter Z
  • 1943-01-20Operation-Weiss: Assault of German, Italian, Bulgarian and Croatian
  • 1976-09-105 Croatian terrorists capture TWA-plane at La Guardia Airport, New York
  • 1990-10-01Serbs in Croatia proclaim autonomy
  • 1991-04-29Croatia declares independence
  • 1991-06-25Slovenia and Croatia declare independence from Yugoslavia
  • 1994-03-29Serbs and Croats signed a cease-fire to end the war in Croatia

People born in country - Croatia

  • 1450-08-18Marko Marulic / Marulus / Splichanin / Pechinich: Croatian poet
  • 1461-02-06Dzore Drzic: Croatian poet
  • 1652-01-07Pavao Vitezovic: Croatia -- Writer / historian
  • 1732-01-06Matija A Reljkovic: Croatia -- Writer (Satir iliti divji covic)
  • 1806-11-24Omar Pasha [Michael Lats]: Croatian Governor / Viceroy of Bosnia / Iraq
  • 1809-07-08Ljudwit Gaj: Croatian writer / poet (Pjesma iz Zagorja)
  • 1810-06-30Stanko Vraz [Jakob Frass]: Slovenian / Croatian poet (illyrism)
  • 1828-11-25Franjo Racki: Croatian historian / politician
  • 1838-11-14August Senoa: Croatian author (Zlatarevo zlato)
  • 1857-01-23Andrija Mohorovicic: Croatian geologist (Moho discontinuity)
  • 1900-03-09Aimone Duke of Spoleta / Aosta: Italian King of Croatia (1941-43)
  • 1909-07-08Petar Segedin: Croatian Novelist (Holy Devil)
  • 1914-08-05Stjepan Sulek: Croatian violinist / composer (Coriolan)
  • 1971-09-13Goran Ivanisevic: Croatia -- Tennis star (1994 Wimbledon finalist)
  • 1978-02-05Kristina Cherina: Miss Croatia Universe (1997)

People died in country - Croatia

  • 1501-09-25Dzore Drzic: Croatish poet
  • 1524-01-05Marko Marulic / Marulus / Splichanin / Pecinich: Croatian poet, dies at 73
  • 1564-10-04Pietro P Vergerio: Italian Theologist / Bishop of Croatia
  • 1567-05-02Marin Drzic: Croatian playwright (Dundo Maroje)
  • 1713-01-20Pavao Vitezovic: Croatian historian
  • 1760-12-14Kacic Miosic: Croatian Poet (Razgovar Ugodni Naroda Slovinskoga)
  • 1798-01-22Matija A Reljkovic: Croatian writer (Satire of Wild Man), dies at 66
  • 1871-04-18Omar Pasha [Michael Lats]: Croatian governor, dies at 64
  • 1872-04-20Ljudwit Gaj: Croatian writer / Poet (Pjesma iz Zagorja), dies at 62
  • 1881-12-13August Senoa: Croatian writer (Kletva [The Curse]), dies at 43
  • 1894-02-13Franjo Racki: Croatian Historian / politician, dies at 65
  • 1928-08-08Stjepan Radic: Founder / leader (Croatian Boer party)
  • 1934-10-09King Alexander: Of Yugoslavia, killed by Georgief (Croatian terrorist)
  • 1994-12-26Sylvia Koscina: Croatian / Italian actress (Hercules), dies at 61