Historical Events In July - 02
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
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 this day in history 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 On July - 02 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.
0783 On this day in history bert(h)a/Berthrada, mother of Charles the Great, dies
0936 On July - 02 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
0936 Henry I the Vogelaar, German king (919-36)/duke of Saxon 912-36, dies on this day in history.
0963 The imperial army proclaims Nicephorus Phocas to be Emperor of the Romans on the plains outside Cappadocian Caesarea on July - 02.
1029 The birth of Caliph Al-Mustansir of Cairo (d. 1094) on this day in history.
1140 On July - 02 hartbert becomes bishop of Utrecht
1214 Battle of La Roche-aux-Moines (Angers) on July - 02.
1298 On July - 02 battle on Hasenbuhl (Gollheim) between German kings Adolf & Albrecht I
1298 Adolf van Nassau, RC-German king (1292-98), dies in battle at about 43 on this day in history.
1489 Thomas Cranmer, England, archbishop/reformer/martyr on July - 02.
1504 On this day in history stefanus III Bogdanowitsj, ruler of Moldavia (1457-1504), dies
1555 On this day in history turgut Reis sacks the Italian city of Paola.
1561 On July - 02 menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz.
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 Muitende Spanish soldiers conquer Zierik Sea on this day in history.
1578 Martin Frobisher sights Baffin Island on this day in history.
1581 Johann Staden, composer on this day in history.
1582 Battle of Yamazaki: Toyotomi Hideyoshi defeats Akechi Mitsuhide on this day in history.
1589 On this day in history guillaume van Messaus, composer
1600 On this day in history battle at Newport: Earl Mauritius van Nassau beats Spanish Army
1613 On July - 02 the first English expedition from Massachusetts against Acadia led by Samuel Argall.
1619 On July - 02 olivier de Serres, French farming pioneer (silkworms), dies
1621 On this day in history thomas Harriot, English astronomer
1636 On July - 02 daniel Speer, composer
1644 Battle of Marston Moor; Parliamentary forces defeat royalists on July - 02.
1644 On July - 02 william Gascoigne introduced telescopic sights, is killed at 24
1644 Battle of Marston Moor: Parliamentary forces defeat royalists on July - 02.
1644 On this day in history abraham a Santa Clara, [Johann Megerle], German court vicar