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Historical Events In August - 26

Tuesday, 31 January 2023

0055  -BC- Roman forces under Julius C‘sar invade Britain on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

0580  Chinese invents toilet paper on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1071  On August - 26 the Battle of Manzikert (Malaz Kard) virtually ends Byzantine power in Asia Minor  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1071  Battle of Manzikert, Byzantine Armenia (modern Malazgirt, Turkey). Fought between Byzantine Empire and Seljuq Turks on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1278  Battle of Marchfeld: Rudolf van Habsburg defeats Ottokar II on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1278  Ottokar II, King of Bohemia (1253-78), dies in battle on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1303  Ala ud din Khilji captures Chittorgarh on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1346  On this day in history battle of Crecy, between English and French forces  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1346  On August - 26 english longbows defeat French in Battle of Cr‚cy  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1346  On August - 26 battle at Crécy-England's longbows defeat France, cannons used for 1st time in battle  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1346  Jan de Blinde, King of Bohemia/count of Luxemburg, dies in battle on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1349  On August - 26 thomas Bradwardine, Archbishop of Canterbury  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1368  Engelbrecht van der Mark, prince-Bishop of Luik (1345-64), dies on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1466  A conspiracy against Piero di Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, led by Luca Pitti, is discovered on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1486  On this day in history ernst I, ruler of Saxon (1464-86), dies at 45  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1498  On this day in history michelangelo is commissioned to carve the Pietà.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1518  On this day in history giberto X, Italian mister of Correggio/husband of Veronica Gambara  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1541  Turkish sultan Suleiman occupies Buda/annexes Hungary on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1545  On this day in history pope Paul III names his son Pierluigi Farnese, duke of Parma  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1549  On this day in history battle at Dussingdale: John Dudley beats rebels  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1596  Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1616  On this day in history johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1627  Thomas Bullis, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1629  Cambridge Agreement, Mass Bay Co stockholders agree to emigrate on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1634  On August - 26 battle at Nordlingen Bavarian: emperor Ferdinand II & Spain beat Sweden & German protestants  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1641  On August - 26 west India Company conquerors Sao Paulo de Loanda, Angola  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1648  People's uprising against Anna of Austria & Cardinal Mazarin on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1652  On August - 26 sea battle at Plymouth: Ayscue vs De Ruyter  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1661  On August - 26 louis Couperin, composer, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1676  Robert Walpole, (Whig) British PM (1721-42) [NS=Sept 5] on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1683  Christoph Schultze, composer, dies at 76 on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1687  On August - 26 willem the Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1712  Sebastian Anton Scherer, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1723  On August - 26 thonis van Leeuwenhoek, biologist/inventor (microscope), dies at 90  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Birthdays In August - 26

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1469  Ferdinand II of Naples (d. 1496) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1540  On this day in history birth of king Magnus of Livonia (d. 1583)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1596  Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1627  Thomas Bullis, composer was born on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1676  Robert Walpole, (Whig) British PM (1721-42) [NS=Sept 5] was born on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1687  Willem the Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1694  On August - 26 birth of elisha Williams, American rector of Yale College (d. 1755)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1726  Karl Kohaut, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Famous Deaths In August - 26

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1278  On August - 26 ottokar II, King of Bohemia (1253-78), dies in battle  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1346  Jan de Blinde, King of Bohemia/count of Luxemburg, dies in battle on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1349  On August - 26 death of thomas Bradwardine, Archbishop of Canterbury  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1368  Engelbrecht van der Mark, prince-Bishop of Luik (1345-64), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1486  Ernst I, ruler of Saxon (1464-86), dies at 45 on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1518  On August - 26 death of giberto X, Italian mister of Correggio/husband of Veronica Gambara  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1551  Death of Margareta Leijonhufvud, queen of Gustav I of Sweden (b. 1516) on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1572  On August - 26 death of petrus Ramus, French philosopher (b. 1515)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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