Historical Events In August - 07
Monday, 19 August 2019
0317 On August - 07 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 August - 07.
0768 Stephen III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on August - 07.
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 August - 07.
1033 On August - 07 frederick II, duke of Upper Lorraine
1106 Henry IV, Roman German king/emperor (1056/84-1105), dies at 54 on this day in history.
1409 On August - 07 council of Pisa closes
1461 the Ming Dynasty Chinese military general Cao Qin stages a coup against the Tianshun Emperor on this day in history.
1479 Battle of Guinegate: Emperor Maximilian I vs King Louis XI on this day in history.
1485 On this day in history henry (VII) Tudors army lands in Milford Harbor, South-Wales
1485 Alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, Scottish prince on this day in history.
1498 On August - 07 columbus arrives in Caribbean
1547 Cajetanus van Thiene, Italian saint, dies on this day in history.
1573 On August - 07 francis Drakes fleet returns to Plymouth
1575 On August - 07 spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died
1588 -8] English assault on Spanish Armada on this day in history.
1598 Georg Stiernhielm, "father of Swedish poetry" (Hercules) on this day in history.
1606 The first documented performance of Macbeth performed at the Great Hall at Hampton Court on August - 07.
1609 Eustache du Caurroy, composer, dies at 60 on August - 07.
1616 On this day in history vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies
1620 Kepler's mother arrested for witchcraft on August - 07.
1657 On this day in history robert Blake, English admiral (Dover, Dungeness), dies at about 57
1710 Earl van Godolphin resigns as English minister of Finance on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 Carl Ritter, cofounder of modern science of geography on this day in history.
1782 On this day in history badge of US Military Merit (Purple Heart) established by George Washington