Historical Events For July - 23
Sunday, 23 July 2017
0636 Arabs gain control of most of Palestine from Byzantine Empire on July - 23.
0685 Today in history john V begins his reign as Catholic Pope
1148 Today in history crusaders attack Damascus
1215 Today in history frederik II crowns himself Roman Catholic king
1253 Jews are expelled from Vienne France by order of Pope Innocent III today in history.
1298 On this day in history jews are massacred at Wurzburg Germany
1403 On July - 23 battle of Shrewsbury fought by Percys against King Henry IV
1431 On July - 23 council of Basel opens
1453 Today in history battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion
1532 Karel I & evangelical monarchy signs Peace of Neurenberg today in history.
1540 Turkey recognizes Janos Sigismund Zapolyai as vassal-king of Hungary on July - 23.