Historical Events In July - 03
Saturday, 21 September 2019
0323 Battle at Adrianopolis: Flavius Julius Crispus' beats emperor Licinius on this day in history.
0324 On this day in history battle of Adrianople Constantine I defeats Licinius, who flees to Byzantium.
0683 On this day in history st Leo II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0683 On July - 03 leo II, Pope (681-83), dies
0987 Hugo Capet crowned king of France on this day in history.
1090 On July - 03 battle at Hagenoorde: German emperor beats earl Egbert II
1090 Egbert II van Brunswick, Fries count, dies in battle on this day in history.
1187 On July - 03 crusaders enter Tiberias
1250 Louis IX of France is captured by Baibars' Mamluk army at the Battle of Fariskur while he is in Egypt conducting the Seventh Crusade; he later has to ransom himself on this day in history.
1423 Louis XI, King of France (1461-83) on this day in history.
1428 Treaty of Delft-between Jacoba of Bayern & Philip the Good on July - 03.
1468 On this day in history duke Charles the Stout marries Princess Margaretha of York
1567 On July - 03 samuel de Champlain, explorer (Lake Champlain)
1570 On this day in history antonio Paleario, Italian humanist, executed by inquisition at 67
1608 On July - 03 city of Québec founded by Samuel de Champlain
1608 On this day in history quebec, Canada founded by Samuel Champlain
1608 Samuel de Champlain founded city of Quebec on July - 03.
1630 On this day in history emperor Ferdinand II opens German Parliament
1642 On this day in history maria de' Medici, French queen-mother, dies at about 69
1661 On July - 03 portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II
1683 On this day in history edward Young, English poet (Revenge, Complaint)
1687 Arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch) on this day in history.
1720 On July - 03 sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty
1728 On July - 03 robert Adam, architect/designer (Adelphi Terrace, London)
1731 Samuel Huntington, (Gov-Ct), Continental Congress pres on July - 03.
1738 John Singleton Copley, Mass, finest colonial American artist on this day in history.
1754 On this day in history george Washington surrenders to French, Ft Necessity (7 Years' War)
1767 Pitcairn Island is discovered by Midshipman Robert Pitcairn on an expeditionary voyage commanded by Philip Carteret on July - 03.
1775 Washington takes command of Continental Army at Cambridge, Mass on this day in history.
1778 On July - 03 british forces massacre 360 men, women & children in Wyoming, Pa
1778 On this day in history jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer/composer (Pygmalion), dies
1793 On this day in history john Claire, England, poet
1794 Eberhard F Walcker, German organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt) on July - 03.
1796 On this day in history nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher (Sotsjinenija) [NS]