Historical Events In August - 04
Sunday, 15 December 2019
0181 On August - 04 supernova seen in Cassiopia
1060 On August - 04 france's Henri I dies August 4 at age 52 and is succeeded by his son of 8, who will reign until 1108 as Philip I
1060 On August - 04 henry I, King of France (1027..60), dies at 52
1181 Supernova seen in Cassiopia on August - 04.
1204 On this day in history boniface of Montferrat, margrave of Montferrat, murdered
1265 Simon de Montfort English baron, dies in battle on this day in history.
1265 Battle at Evesham: English prince Edward beats Simon de Montfort on this day in history.
1265 On August - 04 simon de Montfort, English earl of Leicester, dies in battle
1347 English troops conquer Ft Calais on August - 04.
1351 On August - 04 sea battle at Zwartewaal: Willem V beats Hoeksen & English
1430 Philip of Saint-Pol, duke of Brabant/Limburg, dies at 26 on August - 04.
1476 Jacob van Armagnac-Pardiac, French duke of Nemours, beheaded on this day in history.
1502 Pieter Coecke van Aelst, Flemish painter/carpet designer on this day in history.
1526 Juan Sebasti…n Cano Spanish explorer, dies on August - 04.
1526 On August - 04 juan Sebastian Cano, Spanish explorer, dies
1558 On August - 04 1st printing of Zohar (Jewish Kabbalah)
1566 Girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies on August - 04.
1578 Battle of Alcazarquivir, Morrocans defeat Portugeese on August - 04.
1578 On this day in history battle of Alcazarquivir, Moroccans defeat Portuguese, 10,000 killed
1578 2 Moroccan royalist, dies in battle on this day in history.
1584 John van Hembyze, South Netherlands Calvinist, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1598 On August - 04 london's head office of Hanze closed
1598 William Cecil 1st baron Burghley, English premier, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1633 George Abbott, English theologist/archbishop of Canterbury, dies at 60 on August - 04.
1636 Johan Mauritius appointed governor of Dutch Brazil on August - 04.
1639 Juan R Alarcon y Mendoza, Mexican/Spanish playwright, dies at 58 on August - 04.
1664 Louis Lully, composer on August - 04.
1666 On August - 04 hurricane hits Guadeloupe, Martinique & St Christopher; thousands die
1666 On this day in history johan Evertsen, ltalian admiral of Zeeland, lynched in Brielle
1687 On August - 04 johan Willem Friso, prince of Orange/monarch of Nassau-Dietz [OS]
1693 On August - 04 dom Perignon invents champagne
1695 On this day in history french garrison of surrenders to Willem III
1704 War of Spanish Succession, English & Dutch troops occupy Gibraltar on this day in history.
1705 On this day in history vaclav Matyas Gurecky, composer