Events in country - Slovenia

  • 1917-07-20Pact of Corfu signed: Serbs, Croats and Slovenes form Yugoslavia
  • 1927-03-10Albania mobilize by threat of Serbian, Croatian and Slovenes
  • 1929-10-03Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes changes name to Yugoslavia
  • 1990-12-23Slovenians vote to secede from Yugoslavia
  • 1991-06-25Slovenia and Croatia declare independence from Yugoslavia

People born in country - Slovenia

  • 1780-08-21Jernej Kopitar: Slovenian censor (Slovenian Grammar)
  • 1800-12-03France Preseren: Slovenian poet (Krst pri Savici)
  • 1810-06-30Stanko Vraz [Jakob Frass]: Slovenian / Croatian poet (illyrism)
  • 1844-03-04Josip Jurcic: Slovenian writer (10th Brother)
  • 1871-02-09Franc S Finzgar: Slovenian clergyman / writer (Our Blood)
  • 1878-01-23Oton Zupancic: Slovenian poet (Zimzelen pod Snegom)
  • 1884-12-09Antonin Zapotocky: Czechoslovakia -- President (Ceskoslovensky Spisouatel)
  • 1893-08-10Voranc Prezikov [Lovro Kuhar]: Slovenian author (Samorastniki)
  • 1974-03-18Tina Krizan: Maribor, Slovenia -- Tennis star (1995 Surabaya doubles)
  • 1974-05-29Barbara Mulej: Kranj, Slovenia -- Tennis star (1992 Futures Germ)

People died in country - Slovenia

  • 1849-02-08France Preseren: Slovenian Poet (Sonetni Venec), dies at 48

Historical events - Spain

  • 0694-11-09Spanish King Egica accuses Jews of aiding Moslems / sentenced to slavery
  • 0711-07-09Berbers under Tarik-ibn Ziyad occupies North Spain
  • 0756-05-15Abd-al-Rahman I becomes emir of Cordova Spain
  • 0939-08-06Battle at Simancas-Spain beats Moors
  • 1212-06-20French and Spanish crusaders unite against the Almohaden at Toledo
  • 1212-07-16Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa; end of Moslem power in Spain
  • 1250-04-15Pope Innoncent III refuses Jews of Cordova Spain to build a synagogue
  • 1340-11-28Battle of Salado Spain: last Moor invasion driven back
  • 1355-05-071,200 Jews of Toledo Spain killed by Count Henry of Trastamara
  • 1391-03-15Jew hating Monk in Seville Spain stirs up people to attack Jews
  • 1391-06-04Mob led by Ferrand Martinez surounds and sets fire to Jewish quarter of Seville Spain, surviving Jews sold into slavery
  • 1391-06-06Inhabitants of Seville Spain massacres 5,000 Jews
  • 1391-08-05Jews are massacred in Toledo and Barcelona Spain
  • 1429-01-10Order of Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary and Spain
  • 1455-05-03Jews flee Spain
  • 1461-08-10Alfonso ed Espina, Bishop of Osma urges for an Inquistion in Spain
  • 1483-10-17Tomas de Torquemada appointed Inquisitor-General of Spain
  • 1489-12-04Battle of Baza-Spanish army captures Baza from Moors
  • 1491-11-156 Jews and 5 Conversos accused of killing Christians in La Guardia Spain
  • 1492-01-02Spain recaptures Granada from the Moors (Granada Day)
  • 1492-03-30King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella sign decree expelling Jews from Spain
  • 1492-04-17Christopher Columbus signs contract with Spain to find Indies
  • 1492-04-30Spain announces it will expels all Jews
  • 1492-08-02Jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella
  • 1492-08-03All Jews are expelled from Spain
  • 1492-08-03Columbus sets sail from Palos, Spain for "Indies"
  • 1492-10-27Christopher Columbus discovers Cuba and claims it for Spain
  • 1492-11-15In Spain, 6 Jews and 5 Conversos are accused of using black magic
  • 1492-12-261st Spanish settlement in New World founded, by Columbus
  • 1493-01-16Columbus returns to Spain on his 1st trip

People born in country - Spain

  • 0039-11-03Lucan: Cordova, Spain -- Latin poet (Bellum Civile)
  • 0994-11-07Muhammad ibn Hazm: Historian / jurist / author of Islamic Spain
  • 1431-01-01Alexander VI [Rodrigo Borgia]: Spanish / Italian Pope (1492-1503)
  • 1451-04-22Isabella I [of Castile]: Spain -- Queen of Spain (1479-1504), Patron of Columbus
  • 1478-07-22Philip I [the Handsome]: 1st Habsburg King of Spain (1504-06)
  • 1485-12-16Catherine of Aragon: Spanish Princess / 1st Wife of Henry VIII
  • 1492-03-06Jean Luis Vives: Spanish theory / humanist / Reformer
  • 1500-02-24Carlos V: King of Spain (1516-56) / Holy Roman Emperor
  • 1507-10-29Fernando Alvarez de Toledo: Spanish Viceroy of the Netherlands (1566-73)
  • 1511-09-29Michael Servetus: Spain -- Physician (Christianism Rostituta)
  • 1515-03-28Theresa of Avila / Teresa de Jesus: Spanish mystic writer / Saint
  • 1527-05-21Philip II: King of Spain (1556-98) and Portugal (1580-98)
  • 1534-04-07Jose de Anchieta: Spanish Jesuit / Missionary (Brazilian Tupi-Indians)
  • 1542-06-24Juan de la Cruz [de Yepes]: Spanish Carmelet / poet / Saint
  • 1543-10-23Juan de la Cueva: Spain -- Dramatist
  • 1545-04-13Elisabeth van Valois: French Queen of Spain / Daughter of Henri II
  • 1545-07-08Don Carlos: Son of Spanish King Philip II
  • 1547-02-24Jan of Austria: Spanish military man / land guardian of the Netherland
  • 1551-05-17Martinus A del Rio: Spanish / South Netherlands lawyer / historian / theologist
  • 1558-11-06Thomas Kyd: English dramatist (Spanish Tragedy)
  • 1562-11-25Lope Felix de Vega: Madrid, Spain -- Dramatist / poet (Angelica, Arcadia)
  • 1566-08-12Isabella CE: Infante of Spain / Governess of the Netherlands
  • 1578-04-14Philip III: King of Spain and Portugal (1598-1621)
  • 1586-12-29Francisco de Moncada: Spanish Earl of Osuna / Marquis of Aytona
  • 1588-01-12Jose Ribera [Lo Spagnoletto]: Spanish painter
  • 1599-11-11Ottavio Piccolomini: Italian / Spanish marshal
  • 1601-03-19Alonzo Cano: Spanish painter / sculptor (Cathedral Granada)
  • 1602-04-02Maria de Jesus de Agreda [Maria Coronel]: Spanish Franciscan
  • 1605-04-08Philip IV: King of Spain and Portugal (1621-65)
  • 1609-05-16Ferdinand: Austria -- Cardinal of Spain / Governor of the Netherlands

People died in country - Spain

  • 0388-08-28Magnus Maximus: Spanish West Roman Emperor (383-88), executed
  • 0395-01-17Theodosius I [the Great]: Spanish Emperor of Rome, dies at 49
  • 1073-12-20Domingo: Spanish monastery founder / abbot / saint
  • 1249-12-25Peter Nolascus: Spanish monastery founder / St
  • 1367-08-22Egidius AC Albornor: Spanish Archbishop of Toledo, dies at about 57
  • 1479-06-11Johannes a San Facundo: Spanish Augustine saint
  • 1503-08-18Alexander VI [Rodrigo de Borja]: Spanish Pope (1492-1503)
  • 1506-05-20Christopher Columbus: Explorer, dies at 55 in poverty, Spain
  • 1513-02-08Alonso de Ojeda: Spanish explorer (Curacao & Bonaire)
  • 1533-08-29Atahualpa: Last Inca King of Peru, murdered by Spanish conquerors
  • 1536-10-14Garcilaso de la Vega: Spanish Poet / diplomat, dies in battle
  • 1540-05-06Jean Luis Vives: Spanish theory / humanist / reformer, dies at 48
  • 1541-07-04Pedro de Alvarado: Spanish occupier, dies at about 56
  • 1545-07-12Maria Manuela van Portugal: Niece of Spanish King Philip II
  • 1546-08-12Francisco de Vitoria: Spanish theology / lawyer
  • 1547-09-02Hernan Cortes: Spanish General defeated Aztec Indians
  • 1553-10-27Michael Servetus: Spanish physician, burns at stake for heresy
  • 1555-09-08Thomas Villanova: Spanish Saint / Archbishop of Valencia
  • 1556-07-31Ignatius Loyola: Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65
  • 1558-02-03Alfonsus de Castro: Spanish Theologist (council of Trente)
  • 1558-09-21Charles V: King of Spain (Carlos I) / Holy Roman Emperor, dies at 58
  • 1568-07-23Don Carlos: Son of Spanish King Philip II, dies at about 23
  • 1568-10-03Elisabeth van Valois: French Queen of Spain, dies at 23
  • 1569-05-10Juan the Avila: Spanish Minister / writer
  • 1573-07-29Spanish Prince of Eboli
  • 1578-03-31Juan de Escobedo: Secretary of Spanish land guardian Don Juan, murdered
  • 1580-07-25Baltazar Alvarez: Spanish Jesuit / writer, dies at 47
  • 1582-10-04Theresia van Avila: Spanish mystic writer
  • 1585-04-04Caspar de Robles: Spanish Viceroy of Frisia, dies at about 57
  • 1588-02-09Marquis of Santa Cruz: Spanish Admiral