Historical Events In August - 07
Wednesday, 19 December 2018
0317 On August - 07 flavius Julius Constantius II, Emperor Egypt/Byzantine/Rome (337-61)
0479 Emperor Yūryaku of Japan on this day in history.
0626 Battle at Constantinople: Slavic/Persians/Avarenvloot defeated on this day in history.
0768 Stephen III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0768 Stephen III [IV] begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0936 Otto I the Great becomes King of Germany on August - 07.
1033 Frederick II, duke of Upper Lorraine on August - 07.
1106 On August - 07 henry IV, Roman German king/emperor (1056/84-1105), dies at 54
1409 On this day in history council of Pisa closes
1461 the Ming Dynasty Chinese military general Cao Qin stages a coup against the Tianshun Emperor on August - 07.
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 this day in history alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, Scottish prince
1498 Columbus arrives in Caribbean on August - 07.
1547 Cajetanus van Thiene, Italian saint, dies on this day in history.
1573 Francis Drakes fleet returns to Plymouth on this day in history.
1575 Spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died on August - 07.
1588 On August - 07 -8] English assault on Spanish Armada
1598 Georg Stiernhielm, "father of Swedish poetry" (Hercules) on August - 07.
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 this day in history.
1616 Vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies on August - 07.
1620 Kepler's mother arrested for witchcraft on this day in history.
1657 On August - 07 robert Blake, English admiral (Dover, Dungeness), dies at about 57
1710 On August - 07 earl van Godolphin resigns as English minister of Finance
1712 Friederich Wilhelm Zachow, composer, dies at 48 on August - 07.
1714 The Battle of Gangut: the first important victory of the Russian Navy on August - 07.
1742 On August - 07 nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General
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 Ft Loudon, Tennessee surrenders to Cherokee Indians on this day in history.
1779 On this day in history carl Ritter, cofounder of modern science of geography
1782 On this day in history badge of US Military Merit (Purple Heart) established by George Washington