Events in country - Spain

  • 0039-11-03Lucan: Cordova, Spain -- Latin poet (Bellum Civile)
  • 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
  • 0994-11-07Muhammad ibn Hazm: Historian / jurist / author of Islamic Spain
  • 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
  • 1451-04-22Isabella I [of Castile]: Spain -- Queen of Spain (1479-1504), Patron of Columbus
  • 1455-05-03Jews flee Spain
  • 1461-08-10Alfonso ed Espina, Bishop of Osma urges for an Inquistion in Spain
  • 1478-07-22Philip I [the Handsome]: 1st Habsburg King of Spain (1504-06)
  • 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"

People born in country - Spain

  • 0039-11-03Lucan: Cordova, Spain -- Latin poet (Bellum Civile)
  • 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
  • 0994-11-07Muhammad ibn Hazm: Historian / jurist / author of Islamic Spain
  • 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
  • 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
  • 1455-05-03Jews flee Spain
  • 1461-08-10Alfonso ed Espina, Bishop of Osma urges for an Inquistion in Spain
  • 1478-07-22Philip I [the Handsome]: 1st Habsburg King of Spain (1504-06)
  • 1483-10-17Tomas de Torquemada appointed Inquisitor-General of Spain
  • 1485-12-16Catherine of Aragon: Spanish Princess / 1st Wife of Henry VIII
  • 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)
  • 1492-03-06Jean Luis Vives: Spanish theory / humanist / Reformer
  • 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"

People died in country - Spain

  • 0039-11-03Lucan: Cordova, Spain -- Latin poet (Bellum Civile)
  • 0388-08-28Magnus Maximus: Spanish West Roman Emperor (383-88), executed
  • 0395-01-17Theodosius I [the Great]: Spanish Emperor of Rome, dies at 49
  • 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
  • 0994-11-07Muhammad ibn Hazm: Historian / jurist / author of Islamic Spain
  • 1073-12-20Domingo: Spanish monastery founder / abbot / saint
  • 1212-07-16Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa; end of Moslem power in Spain
  • 1249-12-25Peter Nolascus: Spanish monastery founder / St
  • 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
  • 1367-08-22Egidius AC Albornor: Spanish Archbishop of Toledo, dies at about 57
  • 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
  • 1451-04-22Isabella I [of Castile]: Spain -- Queen of Spain (1479-1504), Patron of Columbus
  • 1455-05-03Jews flee Spain
  • 1461-08-10Alfonso ed Espina, Bishop of Osma urges for an Inquistion in Spain
  • 1478-07-22Philip I [the Handsome]: 1st Habsburg King of Spain (1504-06)
  • 1479-06-11Johannes a San Facundo: Spanish Augustine saint
  • 1483-10-17Tomas de Torquemada appointed Inquisitor-General of Spain
  • 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

Historical events - Ukraine

  • 1648-06-24Cossacks slaughter 2,000 Jews and 600 Polish Catholics in Ukraine
  • 1653-10-01Russian parliament accepts annexation of Ukraine
  • 1727-05-07Jews are expelled from Ukraine by Empress Catherine I of Russia
  • 1881-05-05Anit-Jewish rioting in Kiev Ukraine
  • 1913-08-20Piotr Nesterow 1st flight (Kiev Ukraine)
  • 1915-01-17Russia occupies Bukovina and Western Ukraine
  • 1917-11-20Ukrainian Republic declared
  • 1918-01-22Ukraine proclaimed a free Republic (German puppet)
  • 1918-02-22Germany claims Baltic states, Finland and Ukraine from Russia
  • 1918-03-09Ukrainian mobs massacre Jews of Seredino Buda
  • 1919-08-10Ukrainian National Army massacres 25 Jews in Podolia Ukraine
  • 1920-01-311st Ukrainian daily newspaper in US (NYC) begins publication
  • 1920-04-24Polish troops attack Ukraine
  • 1920-04-27Pogrom leader Petljoera declares Ukraine Independence
  • 1922-12-30Soviet Union organized as a federation of RSFSR, Ukrainian SSR, Belorussian SSR and Transcaucasian SSR
  • 1939-03-16Hungary annexes Republic of Karpato-Ukraine
  • 1941-06-25Germans invade Dubno Poland, giving permission to Ukrainians to do whatever they want to 12,000 Jews living there
  • 1941-06-30Pro-Nazi group declares Ukraine independence
  • 1941-07-21200 Jewish Torahs are burned in Ukraine
  • 1941-07-27German army enters Ukraine
  • 1941-09-16German armour troops surround Kiev Ukraine
  • 1941-09-303,721 Jews are buried alive at Babi Yarravine (near Kiev) Ukraine
  • 1941-10-03All elderly Jewish men of Kerenchug Ukraine, are killed by SS
  • 1941-10-2516,000 Jews massacred in Odessa Ukraine
  • 1941-11-06Einsatz group kills 15,000 Jews of Rovno Ukraine
  • 1941-12-03Hitler views Poltava Ukraine
  • 1942-07-03Hitler visits Field Marshal Von Bocks headquarter / d into / d Ukraine
  • 1942-07-135,000 Jews of Rovno Polish Ukraine, executed by Nazis
  • 1945-06-29Ruthenia, formerly in Czechoslovakia, becomes part of Ukrainian SSR
  • 1979-08-172 Russian passenger planes collide above Ukraine, 173 killed

People born in country - Ukraine

  • 1879-05-05Symon Petlyura: Leader Ukraine (pogroms)
  • 1882-10-06Karol Maciej Szymanowski: Timoshovka, Ukraine -- Composer (Stabatmater)
  • 1886-05-28Nicolai Sokoloff: Ukraine -- Conductor (Seattle Symph)
  • 1887-05-30Alexander Archipenko: Ukraine -- Sculptor / lithographer
  • 1890-02-28Vaslav Nijinsky: Kiev, Ukraine -- Ballet dancer (3 / 12 NS)
  • 1891-01-20Mischa Elman: Talnoye, Ukraine -- US violinist
  • 1891-01-26Ilya G Ehrenburg: Kiev, Ukraine -- Writer (Fall of Paris, The Thaw)
  • 1891-04-23Sergey Sergeyevich Prokofiev: Ukraine -- Composer (Peter & the Wolf)
  • 1891-05-15David Vogel: Ukraine -- Author (Huwelijksleven)
  • 1897-01-28Valentin Katayev: Odessa, Ukraine -- Novelist / playwright (Embezzled)
  • 1897-10-20Jevsei G Liberman: Ukrainian economist (Plan, profit, bonuses)
  • 1898-05-03Golda Meir [Meyerson]: Kiev, Ukraine -- 4th Israeli Prime Minister (1969-74)
  • 1900-01-25Theodosius Dobzhansky: Ukraine -- Genetist / writer (Mankind Evolving)
  • 1904-10-01Vladimir Horowitz: Kiev, Ukraine -- Pianist (Carmen)
  • 1905-03-09Grigori Kozintsev: Kiev, Ukraine -- Director (Hamlet, King Lear)
  • 1906-12-19Leonid I Brezhnev: Ukraine -- 1st Secretary of the USSR (1964-82)
  • 1911-06-04Viktor P Nekrasov: Ukrainian author (Vokopach Stalingrada)
  • 1912-07-27Igor Markevitch: Kiev, Ukraine -- Conductor (Le Paradis Perdu)
  • 1914-03-20Sviatosiav Richter: Zhitomir, Ukraine -- Pianist (Stalin Prize-1945)
  • 1920-09-25Sergey Bondarchuk: Belozerka, Ukraine -- Director (War & Peace)
  • 1930-10-05Pavel Romanovich Popovich: Ukraine -- Cosmonaut (Vostok IV, Soyuz 14)
  • 1934-12-27Larissa Latynina: Ukraine -- Gymnist (1956, 60, 64 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
  • 1947-09-16Aleksandr V Rutskoi: Ukrainian Hero of the USSR / VP (1991- )
  • 1951-01-28Leonid Konstantinovich Kadenyuk: Kkishkov, Ukraine -- Astronaut (STS 87)
  • 1954-03-24Irina Ratushinskaya: Odessa, Ukraine -- Disident poet (Beyond the Limit)
  • 1963-12-04Sergey Bubka: Ukraine -- Pole vaulter (1988, 92 Olympics - Gold Medalist)
  • 1966-07-21Larisa Neiland: Lvov, Ukraine -- Tennis star (1996 Essen winner)
  • 1966-10-05Inessa Kravets: Ukraine -- Long / triple jumper (1992, 96 Olympics - Silver / Gold Medals)
  • 1968-02-07Peter Bondra: Lutsk, Ukraine -- NHL right wing (Washington Capitals)
  • 1969-06-25Alina Ivanova: Ukraine -- Race walker (indoor 3K world record)

People died in country - Ukraine

  • 1926-05-25Symon Petlyura: Leader of Ukraine (pogroms), assassinated at 47
  • 1926-05-26S V Petlura: Ukrainain ataman, assassinated by Shalom Schwarzbard
  • 1926-06-25Symon Petljoera: President Ukraine (pogroms), murdered in Paris
  • 1937-03-29Karol Szymanowski: Polish / Ukraine Composer (Stabat Mater), dies at 54
  • 1944-03-10David Vogel: Ukrainian author, dies in Auschwitz at 52
  • 1950-04-08Vaslav Fromich Nijinsky: Ukrainian ballet dancer, dies in London
  • 1959-11-24Yuri N Libedinski: Ukrainen writer (Commissioners), dies at 60
  • 1966-03-05Anna Achmatova: Ukrainian poet, dies at 76
  • 1967-04-04Mischa Elman: Ukraine / US violinist, dies at 76
  • 1972-12-11Semjon I Kirsanov: Ukrainian Poet (Zolushka), dies at 66
  • 1983-03-12Jevsei G Liberman: Ukraine economist (Plan, profit, bonus), dies at 85
  • 1987-09-03Viktor P Nekrasov: Ukraine Architect / Author (Soldiers), dies at 76
  • 1989-11-05Vladimir Horovitz: Ukrainian / US pianist, dies at 85
  • 1992-12-21Nathan Milstein: Ukrainian / US violist (Beethoven, Bach), dies at 87
  • 1994-11-15Volodymyr Ivashko: President of Ukraine (1990-91)