1282 On August - 07 birth of princess Elizabeth of Rhuddlan (d. 1316)
1533 On this day in history birth of alonso de Ercilla y Zúñiga, Basque soldier and poet (d. 1595)
1560 Elizabeth Báthory, Hungarian countess and serial killer (d. 1614) was born on this day in history.
1574 On August - 07 birth of robert Dudley, styled Earl of Warwick, English writer (d. 1649)
1598 On August - 07 birth of georg Stiernhielm, "father of Swedish poetry" (Hercules)
1726 James Bowdoin, American Revolutionary leader and politician (d. 1790) was born on August - 07.
1742 On this day in history birth of nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General
1746 Daniel W Wyttenbach, Dutch classical/historian was born on August - 07.
0461 On August - 07 death of majorian, Roman Emperor (assassinated) (b. 420)
0479 On August - 07 death of emperor Yūryaku of Japan
1033 Death of Frederick II, duke of Upper Lorraine on this day in history.
1106 On August - 07 henry IV, Roman German king/emperor (1056/84-1105), dies at 54
1485 Death of Alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, Scottish prince on August - 07.
1547 Cajetanus van Thiene, Italian saint, dies on August - 07.
1609 On August - 07 eustache du Caurroy, composer, dies at 60
1613 On August - 07 death of thomas Fleming, English judge (b. 1544)