Events in country - France

  • 0524-06-21Battle at Vezerone: Burgundy beats France
  • 0732-10-11Battle at Tours: France under Karel Martel beat Moors
  • 0754-07-28Pope Stephen II, [III] makes Pippin de Korte, King of France
  • 0823-04-05Pope Peschalis I crowns Lotharius I, co-Emperor of France
  • 0843-08-10Treaty of Verdun: Brothers Lotharius I, Louis the German and Charles the Bare divide France
  • 0879-04-10Louis III, crowned King of France
  • 0888-01-13Duke Odo becomes King of West-France
  • 0891-09-01Northmen defeated near Louvaine, France
  • 0921-11-07Treaty of Bonn: East France and West France recognize each other
  • 0922-06-09French Republic chooses Robert I, King of France
  • 0939-10-02Battle at Andernach: King Otto and Hermann of Zwaben beat Eberhard of France and Giselbert of Lutherans
  • 0954-11-12Lotharius becomes King of France
  • 0979-06-08Louis V de Luie, crowned King of France
  • 0987-06-19Louis IV, crowned King of France
  • 0987-07-03Hugo Capet crowned King of France
  • 1027-05-14Robert II, the Vrome, names son Henry I, King of France
  • 1031-07-20Henry I succeeds father Robert II as King of France
  • 1059-05-23Henri I crowns his son compassionate King Philip I of France
  • 1070-06-04Roquefort cheese created in a cave near Roquefort, France
  • 1108-08-03Louis VI, "the Fat One, " King of France, crowned
  • 1131-10-25Crowning of Louis VII the Young, King of France
  • 1202-04-28King Philip II throws out John without Country, from France
  • 1208-02-24St. Francis of Assisi, 26, received his vocation in Portiuncula Italy
  • 1214-01-08Earl Ferrand of Flanders drops ties with France
  • 1214-07-02English King John begins siege around Lille France
  • 1217-08-24Battle at South Foreland: English fleet beats France
  • 1223-12-25St. Francis of Assisi assembles 1st Nativity scene (Greccio, Italy)
  • 1253-07-23Jews are expelled from Vienne France by order of Pope Innocent III
  • 1269-06-19King Louis IX of Frances decrees all Jews must wear a badge of shame
  • 1288-04-24Jews of Yroyes France are accused of ritual murder

People born in country - France

  • 0823-06-13Charles II [the Bald]: King of France (843-77) / Emperor (875-77)
  • 0846-11-01Louis II [the Stutterer]: King of France (877-79)
  • 0879-09-17Charles III [The Simple]: King of France (893-923)
  • 1113-08-24Geoffrey Plantagenet: France -- Conquered Normandy
  • 1165-08-21Philip II Augustus: 1st great Capetian King of France (1179-1223)
  • 1187-09-05Louis VIII [Coeur-de-Lion]: King of France (1223-26)
  • 1201-10-09Robert de Sorbon: Founded Sorbonne University (Paris, France)
  • 1214-04-25Louis IX: King of France (1226-70)
  • 1245-04-03Philips III [the Stout]: King of France (1270-85)
  • 1289-10-04Louis X [the Stubborn]: King of France (1314-16)
  • 1304-07-20Francesco Petrarch: Italy -- Poet (Italia Mia)
  • 1316-11-15Jean I: King of France (November 15-19, 1316) (he lived only 4 days)
  • 1319-04-26Jean II [the Good]: King of France (1350-64)
  • 1337-01-21Charles V [the Wise]: King of France (1364-80)
  • 1367-01-06Richard II: Bordeaux, France -- King of England (1377-99)
  • 1371-05-28John [the Fearless]: Burgundy, France -- Duke of Burgundy / warrior
  • 1380-02-11Gianfrancesco Poggio Bracciolini: Italy -- Humanist
  • 1401-07-23Francesco Sfoza: Soldier
  • 1403-02-22Charles VII: King of France (1422-61) - drove out English
  • 1423-07-03Louis XI: King of France (1461-83)
  • 1451-01-14Franchinus Gaffurius: Composer
  • 1462-06-27Louis XII [the Just]: King of France (1498-1515)
  • 1464-04-23Johanna van Valois: Queen of France
  • 1470-06-30Charles VIII: King of France (1483-98) - invaded Italy
  • 1476-09-11Louise of Savoye: French mother / regentes of King Francois I
  • 1483-03-06Francesco Guicciardini: Italian attorney / President of Romagna
  • 1492-03-04Francesco de Layolle: Composer
  • 1493-03-15Anne Pierre Adrien Duke of Montmorency: Marshal of France
  • 1494-03-01Il Bacchiacca [Franceso Ubertini]: Italian painter
  • 1502-07-27Pier Francesco Corteccia: Composer

People died in country - France

  • 0558-12-23Childebert: King of France (511-58), dies at about 62
  • 0561-11-29Chlotarius I: King of the France (558-61), dies at about 61
  • 0768-09-24Pippin III [the Short]: King of France, dies at 53
  • 0804-05-19Alcuin of York: English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69
  • 0856-02-04Hrabanus Maurus: East France, Archbishop of Mainz
  • 0869-08-08Lotharius II: King of Middle-France (Lotharingen) (855-869)
  • 0875-08-12Louis II: King of Italy / Emperor of France, dies at about 50
  • 0876-08-28Louis the German: King of East France Empire (833-76)
  • 0877-10-06Charles II the Kale: King of France / Roman Emperor (875-77), dies at 54
  • 0879-04-10Louis II [the Stutterer]: King of France (877-79)
  • 0882-08-25Louis III: King of France (879-82), dies at 19
  • 0884-12-12Carloman: Co-king of France (879, 882-884)
  • 0888-01-13Charles III [the Fat One]: King of Franconia / Roman Emperor
  • 0898-01-01Odo: Earl of Paris / King of France (888-98), dies at about 39
  • 0899-12-08Arnulf of Carinthia: Last Emperor of Austria-France
  • 0923-06-15Robert I: King of France (922-23), dies in battle
  • 0929-10-07Charles III [the Plain]: King of France (893-929)
  • 0954-09-10Louis IV: Of overseas, King of France
  • 0956-02-17Hugo the Great: Earl of Paris / Duke of Francia, dies at about 55
  • 0956-06-16Hugo [the Great]: Duke of France
  • 0986-03-02Lotharius: King of France (954-86), dies at 44
  • 0987-05-21Louis V: Last Carlovingians King of France (966-987)
  • 0987-05-22Louis V le Faineant [the Lazy]: King of France (986-87), poisoned at 20
  • 0996-10-24Hugo Capet: King of France (987-96), dies at 58
  • 1031-07-20Robert II de Vrome: King of France (996-1031)
  • 1060-08-04Henry I: King of France (1027..60), dies at 52
  • 1067-09-01Boudouin V: Earl of Flanders / guardian of King of France
  • 1089-05-28Lanfrance: Archbishop of Canterbury
  • 1108-07-29Philip I: Co-king of France (1059, 1060-1108), dies at 56
  • 1137-08-01Louis VI: King of France, dies (1108-37)

Historical events - Germany

  • 0089-01-01Gov Lucius Antonius Saturninus of Germany becomes Emperor of Rome
  • 0451-06-20Germans and Romans beat Atiila the Hun at Catalarinische Fields
  • 0476-08-28German ruler Odoacer captures Pavia
  • 0842-02-14Charles II and Louis the German sign treaty
  • 0843-08-10Treaty of Verdun: Brothers Lotharius I, Louis the German and Charles the Bare divide France
  • 0860-08-01Peace of Koblenz: Charles the Bare, Louis the German and Lotharius II
  • 0870-08-08Kings Charles the Bare and Louis the German divide Lutherans
  • 0911-11-08Duke Koenraad I chosen German King
  • 0911-11-10Conrad I elecect German King
  • 0933-03-15Battle at Riade: German King Henry I beats Magyaren
  • 0936-08-07Otto I the Great becomes King of Germany
  • 0936-08-08German King Otto I the Great, crowned
  • 0955-08-10Battle at Lech: German King Otto I beats Hungarians
  • 0961-05-26German King Otto II crowned
  • 0962-02-02Pope John XII crowns German King Otto I the Great Emperor
  • 0967-12-25John XIII crowned Otto II the Red German compassionate Emperor
  • 0996-05-21Pope Gregory V crowns his cousin Otto III German Emperor
  • 0996-06-21Pope Gregory V crowns Otto III Roman Catholic German Emperor of Elzas
  • 1002-06-06German King Henry II the Saint crowned
  • 1014-02-14Pope Benedict VIII crowns Henry II, Roman German Emperor
  • 1024-09-04Conrad II the Sailor chosen German King
  • 1024-09-08Duke Koenraad II chosen German King
  • 1027-03-26John XIX crowns Conrad II the Salier Roman German Emperor
  • 1028-04-14German Emperor Conrad II the Sailor crowns his son Henry III, King
  • 1037-05-28German Emperor Koenraad II removes "Constitutio the Feudis"
  • 1046-12-20Synod of Sutri: German King Henry III removes Popes Gregory VI
  • 1046-12-25Pope Clemens VI crowns Henry III RC-German Emperor
  • 1064-04-30German King Henry IV gives away Utrecht county of West Friesland
  • 1075-06-09Battle at Homburg / Unstrut: German King Henry IV beats Saksen
  • 1076-01-24Synod of Worms: German King Henry IV fires Pope Gregory VII

People born in country - Germany

  • 0015-05-24Julius Caesar Germanicus: Roman Commandant
  • 0037-02-15Claudius Drusus Germanicus Caesar Nero: Emperor of Rome (54-68)
  • 0037-12-15Nero Claudius Augustus Germanicus: 5th Emperor of Rome (54-68)
  • 0912-11-23Otto I [the Great]: German King, Holy Roman Emperor (962-73)
  • 0973-05-06Henry II: Roman Catholic German King / Emperor (1002 / 14-24)
  • 0975-07-25Thietmar: Bishop of Merseburg, German chronicler
  • 1017-10-28Henry III: Roman Catholic German Emperor (1046-56)
  • 1081-01-08Henry V: Roman German King / Emperor (1098 / 1111-25)
  • 1194-12-26Frederick II: Lesi, Italy -- German Emperor (1212-1250) / King of Sicily
  • 1211-02-12Henry VII: Roman Catholic German King (1220-35)
  • 1228-04-25Koenraad IV: Roman Catholic German King (1237-54)
  • 1352-05-05Ruprecht: Roman Catholic German King
  • 1361-02-26Wenceslas of Bohemia: Holy Roman Catholic German Emperor (1378-1400)
  • 1367-06-28Sigismund: German Emperor / King of Hungary / Bohemia
  • 1397-08-16Albrecht II von Habsburg: King of Bohemia / Hungary / Germany
  • 1415-09-21Frederick III: Innsbruck, Austria -- German Emperor (1440-1493)
  • 1440-02-13Hartmann Schedel: German Physician / humanist / historian
  • 1459-03-06Jacob Fugger: German banker / Merchant
  • 1459-03-22Maximilian I of Habsburg: German Emperor / Archduke of Austria
  • 1471-08-27George von Saksen-Meissen: German potester of Frisia
  • 1481-03-02Franz von Sickingen: German knight
  • 1483-11-10Martin Luther: Eisleben, Germany -- Founded Protestantism
  • 1483-12-03Nicolaus von Amsdorf: German reformation theologist
  • 1486-01-06Martin Agricola [M Sore]: German composer / cantor
  • 1486-09-14Agrippa von Nettesheim: German occultist / Alchemist / royal Astrologer
  • 1488-01-06Helius Eobanus Hessus: German poet (Silvae)
  • 1488-04-21Ulrich von Hutten: German poet / humanist / patriot
  • 1490-05-17Albrecht von Hohenzollern: 1st Duke of Prussia
  • 1490-06-28Albrecht von Brandenburg: German Archbishop / Monarch of Mainz / Cardinal
  • 1494-03-24Georgius Agricola: Germany -- Mineralogist (De Re Metallica)

People died in country - Germany

  • 0019-10-10Julius Caesar Germanicus: Roman Commandant of Rijnleger, dies at 33
  • 0041-01-24Caligula [G C Germanicus]: Roman Emperor (37-41), assassinated at 28
  • 0493-03-15Odiaker: German army leader / King of Italy (476-93)
  • 0532-10-17Boniface II: 1st "German" Pope
  • 0814-01-28Charlemagne: German Emperor / Roman Emperor (800-814), dies at 71
  • 0865-02-03Ansgar / Anscharius / Oskar: German 1st (arch)bishop of Hamburg / saint
  • 0876-08-28Louis the German: King of East France Empire (833-76)
  • 0882-01-20Louis II / III the Younger: German King (876-82)
  • 0911-09-24Ludwig III [the Child]: Last Carolingian German King (899-911)
  • 0918-09-23Koenraad I: German duke / King (911-18), dies at 42
  • 0936-07-02Henry I the Vogelaar: German King (919-36) / Duke of Saxon 912-36
  • 0983-12-07Otto II the Red: German King / Emperor (973-83), dies at about 28
  • 0991-06-15Theophano: German Empress / Wife of Emperor Otto II
  • 0999-02-18Gregory V [Bruno]: 1st German Pope
  • 0999-12-16Adelheid the Saint: German empress of Otto I / saint, dies at about 68
  • 1002-01-23Otto III: German King / Emperor 983 / 996-1002, dies at 21
  • 1024-07-13Henry II [the Monk]: German King (1002-24)
  • 1039-06-04Conrad II the Salian: King / Emperor of Germany (1024 / 27-39), dies at 49
  • 1043-02-15Gisela: Wife of RC-German Emperor Conrad II the Salier, dies at 52
  • 1056-10-05Henry III: RC German King (1039-56)
  • 1080-10-15Rudolf von Schwaben: German anti-King
  • 1085-09-04Irmgarde van Keulen: German countress of Aspel / saint
  • 1101-07-27Koenrad: RC-German King (1087-98)
  • 1103-01-17Frutolf: German Monk / musicologist / historian
  • 1106-08-07Henry IV: Roman German King / Emperor (1056 / 84-1105), dies at 54
  • 1152-02-15Konrad III: Roman-German King (1138-1152), dies at about 58
  • 1190-06-10Frederik I van Hohenstaufen "Barbarossa": German King
  • 1197-09-28Henry VI von Hohenstaufen: Roman Catholic German King (1169-97)
  • 1208-06-21Philips van Zwaben Hohenstaufen: Roman-German King
  • 1242-02-12Hendrik VII: Roman Catholics German King (1220-35), commits suicide