Historical Events In July - 03
Sunday, 17 November 2019
0323 Battle at Adrianopolis: Flavius Julius Crispus' beats emperor Licinius on July - 03.
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 Leo II, Pope (681-83), dies on this day in history.
0987 Hugo Capet crowned king of France on July - 03.
1090 On this day in history battle at Hagenoorde: German emperor beats earl Egbert II
1090 On this day in history egbert II van Brunswick, Fries count, dies in battle
1187 Crusaders enter Tiberias on July - 03.
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 Treaty of Delft-between Jacoba of Bayern & Philip the Good on July - 03.
1468 Duke Charles the Stout marries Princess Margaretha of York on this day in history.
1567 Samuel de Champlain, explorer (Lake Champlain) on July - 03.
1570 On July - 03 antonio Paleario, Italian humanist, executed by inquisition at 67
1608 City of Québec founded by Samuel de Champlain on July - 03.
1608 On July - 03 quebec, Canada founded by Samuel Champlain
1608 Samuel de Champlain founded city of Quebec on July - 03.
1630 Emperor Ferdinand II opens German Parliament on July - 03.
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 this day in history.
1683 Edward Young, English poet (Revenge, Complaint) on this day in history.
1687 On July - 03 arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch)
1720 On this day in history sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty
1728 Robert Adam, architect/designer (Adelphi Terrace, London) on this day in history.
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 July - 03 george Washington surrenders to French, Ft Necessity (7 Years' War)
1767 On this day in history 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 British forces massacre 360 men, women & children in Wyoming, Pa on July - 03.
1778 Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer/composer (Pygmalion), dies on this day in history.
1793 On this day in history john Claire, England, poet
1794 On July - 03 eberhard F Walcker, German organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt)
1796 Nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher (Sotsjinenija) [NS] on this day in history.