Historical Events In July - 15
Sunday, 15 July 2018
0410 Today in history poland & Lithuania defeat Teutonic Knights at Tannenberg
1085 The Norman Robert Guiscard dies of fever at age 60 after regaining Corfu and Kephalonia, which his son Bohemund had lost on July - 15.
1099 Jerusalem falls to the Crusaders after a siege of just over one month The streets of the city run with blood as the Crusaders slaughter 40,000 and set fire to mosques and synagogues, and the First Crusade comes to an end on this day in history.
1099 On this day in history 1st Crusaders capture, plunder Jerusalem
1205 Today in history pope Innocent III states Jews are doomed to perpetual servitudea and subjugation due to crucifixion of Jesus
1207 On July - 15 john of England expels Canterbury monks for supporting Archbishop of Canterbury Stephen Langton.
1240 A Novgorodian army led by Alexander Nevsky defeats the Swedes in the Battle of the Neva on July - 15.
1307 On July - 15 duke Henrik van Karinthi chosen king of Bohemia
1381 Today in history john Ball, a leader in the Peasants' Revolt, is hanged, drawn and quartered in the presence of Richard II of England.
1410 On July - 15 battle of Tannenburg-Teutonic Knights vs King Ladislas II of Poland
1500 Duke Albrecht of Saxon beats Friese rebellion today in history.