Historical Events In August - 07
Monday, 14 June 2021
0317 On this day in history flavius Julius Constantius II, Emperor Egypt/Byzantine/Rome (337-61)
0479 Emperor Yūryaku of Japan on August - 07.
0626 On August - 07 battle at Constantinople: Slavic/Persians/Avarenvloot defeated
0768 Stephen III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on August - 07.
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 On this day in history 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 Council of Pisa closes on this day in history.
1461 On this day in history the Ming Dynasty Chinese military general Cao Qin stages a coup against the Tianshun Emperor.
1479 On this day in history battle of Guinegate: Emperor Maximilian I vs King Louis XI
1485 On August - 07 henry (VII) Tudors army lands in Milford Harbor, South-Wales
1485 On August - 07 alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, Scottish prince
1498 Columbus arrives in Caribbean on August - 07.
1547 On August - 07 cajetanus van Thiene, Italian saint, dies
1573 On August - 07 francis Drakes fleet returns to Plymouth
1575 Spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died on August - 07.
1588 -8] English assault on Spanish Armada on this day in history.
1598 On August - 07 georg Stiernhielm, "father of Swedish poetry" (Hercules)
1606 On this day in history the first documented performance of Macbeth performed at the Great Hall at Hampton Court.
1609 On this day in history eustache du Caurroy, composer, dies at 60
1616 Vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies on this day in history.
1620 On this day in history kepler's mother arrested for witchcraft
1657 On August - 07 robert Blake, English admiral (Dover, Dungeness), dies at about 57
1710 On this day in history earl van Godolphin resigns as English minister of Finance
1712 Friederich Wilhelm Zachow, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1714 On August - 07 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 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 August - 07.
1779 Carl Ritter, cofounder of modern science of geography on this day in history.
1782 On August - 07 badge of US Military Merit (Purple Heart) established by George Washington