Historical Events In July - 03
Thursday, 21 March 2019
0323 On this day in history battle at Adrianopolis: Flavius Julius Crispus' beats emperor Licinius
0324 On this day in history battle of Adrianople Constantine I defeats Licinius, who flees to Byzantium.
0683 On July - 03 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 July - 03.
1090 Battle at Hagenoorde: German emperor beats earl Egbert II on this day in history.
1090 Egbert II van Brunswick, Fries count, dies in battle on this day in history.
1187 Crusaders enter Tiberias on July - 03.
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 July - 03.
1423 On July - 03 louis XI, King of France (1461-83)
1428 Treaty of Delft-between Jacoba of Bayern & Philip the Good on this day in history.
1468 On this day in history duke Charles the Stout marries Princess Margaretha of York
1567 On this day in history samuel de Champlain, explorer (Lake Champlain)
1570 On this day in history antonio Paleario, Italian humanist, executed by inquisition at 67
1608 On this day in history city of Québec founded by Samuel de Champlain
1608 Quebec, Canada founded by Samuel Champlain on July - 03.
1608 On July - 03 samuel de Champlain founded city of Quebec
1630 On July - 03 emperor Ferdinand II opens German Parliament
1642 Maria de' Medici, French queen-mother, dies at about 69 on July - 03.
1661 Portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II on July - 03.
1683 Edward Young, English poet (Revenge, Complaint) on this day in history.
1687 Arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch) on July - 03.
1720 On July - 03 sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty
1728 On this day in history robert Adam, architect/designer (Adelphi Terrace, London)
1731 On July - 03 samuel Huntington, (Gov-Ct), Continental Congress pres
1738 John Singleton Copley, Mass, finest colonial American artist on July - 03.
1754 George Washington surrenders to French, Ft Necessity (7 Years' War) on July - 03.
1767 Pitcairn Island is discovered by Midshipman Robert Pitcairn on an expeditionary voyage commanded by Philip Carteret on this day in history.
1775 Washington takes command of Continental Army at Cambridge, Mass on July - 03.
1778 British forces massacre 360 men, women & children in Wyoming, Pa on July - 03.
1778 Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer/composer (Pygmalion), dies on July - 03.
1793 On July - 03 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]