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Historical Events In August - 26

Monday, 19 April 2021

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

0580  On this day in history chinese invents toilet paper  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1071  On this day in history the Battle of Manzikert (Malaz Kard) virtually ends Byzantine power in Asia Minor  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1071  On this day in history battle of Manzikert, Byzantine Armenia (modern Malazgirt, Turkey). Fought between Byzantine Empire and Seljuq Turks.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1303  Ala ud din Khilji captures Chittorgarh on this day in history.  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 Crcy  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1346  Battle at Crécy-England's longbows defeat France, cannons used for 1st time in battle on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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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  Thomas Bradwardine, Archbishop of Canterbury on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1368  On this day in history engelbrecht van der Mark, prince-Bishop of Luik (1345-64), dies  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 August - 26.  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 August - 26 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 this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1545  Pope Paul III names his son Pierluigi Farnese, duke of Parma on August - 26.  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  On August - 26 frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)  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  On August - 26 thomas Bullis, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1641  West India Company conquerors Sao Paulo de Loanda, Angola on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1648  People's uprising against Anna of Austria & Cardinal Mazarin on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1652  Sea battle at Plymouth: Ayscue vs De Ruyter on this day in history.  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  On this day in history robert Walpole, (Whig) British PM (1721-42) [NS=Sept 5]  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1683  On August - 26 christoph Schultze, composer, dies at 76  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  On this day in history sebastian Anton Scherer, composer, dies at 80  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1723  On this day in history thonis van Leeuwenhoek, biologist/inventor (microscope), dies at 90  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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1469  On this day in history birth of ferdinand II of Naples (d. 1496)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1540  King Magnus of Livonia (d. 1583) was born on this day in history.  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  On this day in history birth of thomas Bullis, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1676  On this day in history birth of robert Walpole, (Whig) British PM (1721-42) [NS=Sept 5]  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1687  Willem the Fesch, Dutch violinist/composer (Joseph) was born on August - 26.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1694  On this day in history birth of elisha Williams, American rector of Yale College (d. 1755)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1726  On August - 26 birth of karl Kohaut, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Deaths In August - 26

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1278  On this day in history 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  Death of Thomas Bradwardine, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

1518  On this day in history 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 this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1572  On this day in history death of petrus Ramus, French philosopher (b. 1515)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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