Historical Events In August - 07
Tuesday, 06 June 2023
0317 Flavius Julius Constantius II, Emperor Egypt/Byzantine/Rome (337-61) on August - 07.
0479 On this day in history emperor Yūryaku of Japan
0626 On August - 07 battle at Constantinople: Slavic/Persians/Avarenvloot defeated
0768 Stephen III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0768 On this day in history stephen III [IV] begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0936 On August - 07 otto I the Great becomes King of Germany
1033 On August - 07 frederick II, duke of Upper Lorraine
1106 On August - 07 henry IV, Roman German king/emperor (1056/84-1105), dies at 54
1409 Council of Pisa closes on this day in history.
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 August - 07.
1485 On August - 07 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 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 this day in history.
1575 On August - 07 spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died
1588 On August - 07 -8] English assault on Spanish Armada
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 this day in history.
1609 On this day in history eustache du Caurroy, composer, dies at 60
1616 On August - 07 vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies
1620 Kepler's mother arrested for witchcraft on August - 07.
1657 Robert Blake, English admiral (Dover, Dungeness), dies at about 57 on this day in history.
1710 On this day in history earl van Godolphin resigns as English minister of Finance
1712 On August - 07 friederich Wilhelm Zachow, composer, dies at 48
1714 On August - 07 the Battle of Gangut: the first important victory of the Russian Navy.
1742 On this day in history nathanael Greene, American Revoluntionary War General
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 August - 07 ft Loudon, Tennessee surrenders to Cherokee Indians
1779 Carl Ritter, cofounder of modern science of geography on August - 07.
1782 On this day in history badge of US Military Merit (Purple Heart) established by George Washington