Historical Events In July - 03
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
0323 Battle at Adrianopolis: Flavius Julius Crispus' beats emperor Licinius on this day in history.
0324 Battle of Adrianople Constantine I defeats Licinius, who flees to Byzantium on this day in history.
0683 St Leo II ends his reign as Catholic Pope on July - 03.
0683 On July - 03 leo II, Pope (681-83), dies
0987 Hugo Capet crowned king of France on this day in history.
1090 Battle at Hagenoorde: German emperor beats earl Egbert II on July - 03.
1090 On this day in history egbert II van Brunswick, Fries count, dies in battle
1187 On July - 03 crusaders enter Tiberias
1250 On July - 03 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.
1423 On this day in history louis XI, King of France (1461-83)
1428 On this day in history treaty of Delft-between Jacoba of Bayern & Philip the Good
1468 Duke Charles the Stout marries Princess Margaretha of York on July - 03.
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 City of Québec founded by Samuel de Champlain on July - 03.
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 this day in history.
1661 Portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II on this day in history.
1683 Edward Young, English poet (Revenge, Complaint) on this day in history.
1687 Arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch) on July - 03.
1720 Sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty on this day in history.
1728 On July - 03 robert Adam, architect/designer (Adelphi Terrace, London)
1731 On this day in history samuel Huntington, (Gov-Ct), Continental Congress pres
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 On July - 03 pitcairn Island is discovered by Midshipman Robert Pitcairn on an expeditionary voyage commanded by Philip Carteret.
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 Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer/composer (Pygmalion), dies on this day in history.
1793 John Claire, England, poet on July - 03.
1794 On July - 03 eberhard F Walcker, German organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt)
1796 On July - 03 nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher (Sotsjinenija) [NS]