Historical Events In August - 07
Monday, 24 January 2022
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 Battle at Constantinople: Slavic/Persians/Avarenvloot defeated on this day in history.
0768 On August - 07 stephen III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0768 On this day in history stephen III [IV] begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0936 Otto I the Great becomes King of Germany on this day in history.
1033 On this day in history frederick II, duke of Upper Lorraine
1106 On this day in history henry IV, Roman German king/emperor (1056/84-1105), dies at 54
1409 Council of Pisa closes on August - 07.
1461 On August - 07 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 this day in history.
1485 On August - 07 henry (VII) Tudors army lands in Milford Harbor, South-Wales
1485 Alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, Scottish prince on August - 07.
1498 Columbus arrives in Caribbean on August - 07.
1547 Cajetanus van Thiene, Italian saint, dies on August - 07.
1573 On August - 07 francis Drakes fleet returns to Plymouth
1575 Spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died on August - 07.
1588 -8] English assault on Spanish Armada on August - 07.
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 Eustache du Caurroy, composer, dies at 60 on August - 07.
1616 Vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies on this day in history.
1620 On August - 07 kepler's mother arrested for witchcraft
1657 On this day in history robert Blake, English admiral (Dover, Dungeness), dies at about 57
1710 On August - 07 earl van Godolphin resigns as English minister of Finance
1712 On August - 07 friederich Wilhelm Zachow, composer, dies at 48
1714 On this day in history the Battle of Gangut: the first important victory of the Russian Navy.
1742 Nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General on August - 07.
1746 On this day in history daniel W Wyttenbach, Dutch classical/historian
1750 Slave uprising on Curacao on August - 07.
1751 On August - 07 wilhelmina FS, princess of Prussia/Orange/wife of Willem V
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 August - 07.