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Every day in our life is the part of our history. Some history days are good days which we should remember specially when we feels down on the other hand some days are so bad which makes us learnt something. So in this section we are going to remember or recall the days on which any incidents occured which we should remember.

What happened on December 5


771 - Austrasian king Carloman I dies, leaving his brother Charlemagne king of the now complete Frankish Kingdom.
1110 - The Kingdom of Jerusalem captures Sidon.
1259 - Kings Louis IX of France and Henry III of England agree to the Treaty of Paris, in which Henry renounces his claims to French-controlled territory on continental Europe (including Normandy) in exchange for Louis withdrawing his support for English rebels.
1563 - The final session of the Council of Trent is held. (It had opened on December 13, 1545.)
1676 - The Danish army under the command of King Christian V engages the Swedish army commanded by the Swedish king Charles XI at the Battle of Lund, to this day it is counted as the bloodiest battle in Scandinavian history and a turning point in the Scanian War.

AD 34 - Persius, Roman poet (Death 62)
846 - Hasan al-Askari 11th Imam of Twelver Shia Islam (Death 874)
1428 - Bernard VII, Lord of Lippe (Death 1511)
1506 - Thomas Darcy, 1st Baron Darcy of Chiche (Death 1558)
1555 - Heinrich Meibom, German poet and historian (Death 1625)

530 BC - Cyrus the Great, king of Persia (Birth 600 BC)
749 - John of Damascus, Syrian priest and saint (Birth 676)
771 - Carloman I, Frankish king (Birth 751)
870 - Suairlech ind Eidn-n mac Ciar-in, Irish bishop
1075 - Anno II, German archbishop and saint (Birth 1010)
Last Updated: December 4, 2020


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