Historical Events For July - 28
Friday, 28 July 2017
0388 Battle at Aquileja: Emperor Theodosius beats emperor Magnus Maximis today in history.
0754 Pope Stephen II, [III] makes Pippin de Korte, King of France on July - 28.
1148 Today in history crusaders attack Damascus
1402 Today in history battle at Ancyr/ ngor/ nkara: Timur Lenk beats sultan Bajezid I
1434 Today in history navigator Gil Eanes leaves Cape Bojador for Lisbon
1540 England's King Henry VIII marries Catherine Howard today in history.
1540 English King Henry VIII marries Catharine Howard, his 5th wife on July - 28.
1579 On July - 28 cardinal Granvelle returns to Madrid
1586 On July - 28 sir Thomas Harriot introduces potatoes to Europe
1588 Spanish Armada sails to overthrow England's Queen Elizabeth I today in history.
1609 On July - 28 admiral George Somers settles in Bermuda