Historical Events In July - 02
Saturday, 15 December 2018
0310 On July - 02 pope Miltiades is elected.
0311 On July - 02 st Militiades begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0419 On this day in history valentinian III, Roman emperor (425-55)
0626 On July - 02 in fear of assassination, Li Shimin ambushes and kills his rival brothers Li Yuanji and Li Jiancheng in the Incident at Xuanwu Gate. On September 4, Shimin's father abdicates in his favour and Shimin becomes Emperor Taizong of Tang, Emperor of China.
0706 In China, Emperor Zhongzong of Tang has the remains of Emperor Gaozong of Tang, his wife and recently-deceased ruling empress Wu Zetian, her son Li Xian, her grandson Li Chongrun, and granddaughter Li Xianhui all interred in a new tomb complex outside Chang'an known as the Qianling Mausoleum, located on Mount Liang on July - 02.
0783 On this day in history bert(h)a/Berthrada, mother of Charles the Great, dies
0936 The German king Henry the Fowler dies at Memleben at age 60 after a 17-year reign in which he has created the Saxon army and founded Saxon town life on July - 02.
0936 Henry I the Vogelaar, German king (919-36)/duke of Saxon 912-36, dies on July - 02.
0963 The imperial army proclaims Nicephorus Phocas to be Emperor of the Romans on the plains outside Cappadocian Caesarea on July - 02.
1140 Hartbert becomes bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
1214 Battle of La Roche-aux-Moines (Angers) on this day in history.
1298 Battle on Hasenbuhl (Gollheim) between German kings Adolf & Albrecht I on this day in history.
1298 On July - 02 adolf van Nassau, RC-German king (1292-98), dies in battle at about 43
1489 Thomas Cranmer, England, archbishop/reformer/martyr on July - 02.
1504 On July - 02 stefanus III Bogdanowitsj, ruler of Moldavia (1457-1504), dies
1555 On this day in history turgut Reis sacks the Italian city of Paola.
1561 Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz on this day in history.
1566 Nostradamus French astrologer/physician/prophet, dies in Salon on July - 02.
1566 Nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1576 On July - 02 muitende Spanish soldiers conquer Zierik Sea
1578 On July - 02 martin Frobisher sights Baffin Island.
1581 Johann Staden, composer on this day in history.
1582 Battle of Yamazaki: Toyotomi Hideyoshi defeats Akechi Mitsuhide on July - 02.
1589 Guillaume van Messaus, composer on July - 02.
1600 On this day in history battle at Newport: Earl Mauritius van Nassau beats Spanish Army
1613 The first English expedition from Massachusetts against Acadia led by Samuel Argall on this day in history.
1619 On July - 02 olivier de Serres, French farming pioneer (silkworms), dies
1621 Thomas Harriot, English astronomer on this day in history.
1636 On this day in history daniel Speer, composer
1644 Battle of Marston Moor; Parliamentary forces defeat royalists on this day in history.
1644 William Gascoigne introduced telescopic sights, is killed at 24 on this day in history.
1644 On July - 02 battle of Marston Moor: Parliamentary forces defeat royalists
1644 Abraham a Santa Clara, [Johann Megerle], German court vicar on July - 02.
1644 William Gascoigne, introduced telescopic sights, is killed at 24 on this day in history.