Historical Events In August - 07
Sunday, 29 November 2020
0317 On this day in history flavius Julius Constantius II, Emperor Egypt/Byzantine/Rome (337-61)
0479 On August - 07 emperor Yūryaku of Japan
0626 On August - 07 battle at Constantinople: Slavic/Persians/Avarenvloot defeated
0768 Stephen III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0768 Stephen III [IV] begins his reign as Catholic Pope on August - 07.
0936 On August - 07 otto I the Great becomes King of Germany
1033 Frederick II, duke of Upper Lorraine on August - 07.
1106 On August - 07 henry IV, Roman German king/emperor (1056/84-1105), dies at 54
1409 Council of Pisa closes on this day in history.
1461 On this day in history the Ming Dynasty Chinese military general Cao Qin stages a coup against the Tianshun Emperor.
1479 Battle of Guinegate: Emperor Maximilian I vs King Louis XI on August - 07.
1485 Henry (VII) Tudors army lands in Milford Harbor, South-Wales on this day in history.
1485 On this day in history alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, Scottish prince
1498 Columbus arrives in Caribbean on August - 07.
1547 On this day in history cajetanus van Thiene, Italian saint, dies
1573 Francis Drakes fleet returns to Plymouth on this day in history.
1575 On August - 07 spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died
1588 On this day in history -8] English assault on Spanish Armada
1598 On August - 07 georg Stiernhielm, "father of Swedish poetry" (Hercules)
1606 On August - 07 the first documented performance of Macbeth performed at the Great Hall at Hampton Court.
1609 On August - 07 eustache du Caurroy, composer, dies at 60
1616 Vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies on August - 07.
1620 Kepler's mother arrested for witchcraft on August - 07.
1657 Robert Blake, English admiral (Dover, Dungeness), dies at about 57 on August - 07.
1710 On this day in history earl van Godolphin resigns as English minister of Finance
1712 Friederich Wilhelm Zachow, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1714 The Battle of Gangut: the first important victory of the Russian Navy on this day in history.
1742 Nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General on August - 07.
1746 On August - 07 daniel W Wyttenbach, Dutch classical/historian
1750 On this day in history slave uprising on Curacao
1751 Wilhelmina FS, princess of Prussia/Orange/wife of Willem V on this day in history.
1760 On this day in history ft Loudon, Tennessee surrenders to Cherokee Indians
1779 On this day in history carl Ritter, cofounder of modern science of geography
1782 Badge of US Military Merit (Purple Heart) established by George Washington on this day in history.