Historical Events In August - 07
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
0317 On August - 07 flavius Julius Constantius II, Emperor Egypt/Byzantine/Rome (337-61)
0479 On August - 07 emperor YĹ«ryaku of Japan
0626 Battle at Constantinople: Slavic/Persians/Avarenvloot defeated on August - 07.
0768 On this day in history stephen III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0768 Stephen III [IV] begins his reign as Catholic Pope on August - 07.
0936 On this day in history otto I the Great becomes King of Germany
1033 Frederick II, duke of Upper Lorraine on August - 07.
1106 On this day in history henry IV, Roman German king/emperor (1056/84-1105), dies at 54
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 On this day in history battle of Guinegate: Emperor Maximilian I vs King Louis XI
1485 Henry (VII) Tudors army lands in Milford Harbor, South-Wales on this day in history.
1485 On August - 07 alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, Scottish prince
1498 Columbus arrives in Caribbean on August - 07.
1547 Cajetanus van Thiene, Italian saint, dies on August - 07.
1573 Francis Drakes fleet returns to Plymouth on August - 07.
1575 On this day in history spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died
1588 -8] English assault on Spanish Armada on August - 07.
1598 Georg Stiernhielm, "father of Swedish poetry" (Hercules) on August - 07.
1606 The first documented performance of Macbeth performed at the Great Hall at Hampton Court on this day in history.
1609 On August - 07 eustache du Caurroy, composer, dies at 60
1616 Vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies on August - 07.
1620 On August - 07 kepler's mother arrested for witchcraft
1657 Robert Blake, English admiral (Dover, Dungeness), dies at about 57 on August - 07.
1710 Earl van Godolphin resigns as English minister of Finance on August - 07.
1712 On August - 07 friederich Wilhelm Zachow, composer, dies at 48
1714 The Battle of Gangut: the first important victory of the Russian Navy on this day in history.
1742 On August - 07 nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General
1746 Daniel W Wyttenbach, Dutch classical/historian on August - 07.
1750 Slave uprising on Curacao on this day in history.
1751 Wilhelmina FS, princess of Prussia/Orange/wife of Willem V on this day in history.
1760 On August - 07 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.