Category Archives: AD 1875

Today in HisStory – March 1

Romulus, the first king of Rome, celebrates the first Roman triumph after his victory over the Caeninenses. (752 BC) Scottish reformation preacher George Wishart was martyred by being burned at the stake in England. He preached in churches and, when … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – February 24

King Ethelbert of Kent in England died. He was converted to Christianity by St. Augustine. (616 AD) St Francis of Assisi received his vocation in Portiuncula Italy. (1208) Antibaptists voted to accept a confession of faith now known as the … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – January 14

Mark Antony was born. (83 BC) Joan of Arc was born. (1412) Charles V and Francis I signed the Treaty of Madrid. Francis gave up claims to Burgundy, Italy and Flanders. (1526) Anabaptist preacher Leonhard Schiemer wa beheaded and burned … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – January 5

Anabaptist reformer Felix Manz was drowned in punishment for preaching adult baptism. This was the first Protestant in history to be martyred at the hands of other Protestants. (1527) The first legal divorce in the American colonies was when Anne … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – December 4

Drops of molten silver injured the Shroud of Turin during a fire. (1532) Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent occupied Baghdad. (1534) 38 colonists from Berkeley Parish in England disembarked in Virginia and gave thanks to God. This is considered by … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – November 20

Diocletian offered amnesty to all Christians who would sacrifice to the Roman gods because his prisons were full. Very few did. (303 AD) English King Edmund was martyred by Danes for refusing to deny Christ. (869 AD) In Switzerland, John … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – November 2

John Calvin fled persecution in Paris by being lowered over a wall in a basket. (1533) Anne Hutchinson was put on trial. Later she was exiled and became a founder of Rhode Island. Her crime was she had led religious … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – October 22

Theodoritus, a Greek-speaking Syrian Christian priest, was martyred during  the reign of Emperor Julian the Apostate. (362 AD) A period of civil war began after King Fernando died without a male heir to the Portuguese throne. (1383) Tsar Peter the Great … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – October 16

Jadwiga was crowned King of Poland even though she was a woman. (1384) Columbus’ fleet anchored at Fernandina, now called Long Island, Bahamas. (1492) Nicholas Ridley and Hugh Latimer were martyred by being burned at the stake by order of … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – September 11

The Battle of the Teutoburg Forest ended when German tribes ambushed and destroyed three Roman legions. (9 AD) In the Battle at Stirling Bridge, Scottish rebel William Wallace beat English. (1297) In the Massacre of Drogheda, Ireland, Oliver Cromwell killed 3,000 royalists … Continue reading

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