Historical Events In July - 03
Tuesday, 19 October 2021
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 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 On this day in history egbert II van Brunswick, Fries count, dies in battle
1187 Crusaders enter Tiberias on this day in history.
1250 On this day in history 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 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 July - 03 duke Charles the Stout marries Princess Margaretha of York
1567 On July - 03 samuel de Champlain, explorer (Lake Champlain)
1570 Antonio Paleario, Italian humanist, executed by inquisition at 67 on this day in history.
1608 City of Québec founded by Samuel de Champlain on July - 03.
1608 On this day in history quebec, Canada founded by Samuel Champlain
1608 On this day in history samuel de Champlain founded city of Quebec
1630 Emperor Ferdinand II opens German Parliament on this day in history.
1642 On July - 03 maria de' Medici, French queen-mother, dies at about 69
1661 Portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II on July - 03.
1683 On this day in history edward Young, English poet (Revenge, Complaint)
1687 On this day in history arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch)
1720 On this day in history sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty
1728 On this day in history 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 July - 03.
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 On July - 03 washington takes command of Continental Army at Cambridge, Mass
1778 British forces massacre 360 men, women & children in Wyoming, Pa on July - 03.
1778 On July - 03 jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer/composer (Pygmalion), dies
1793 John Claire, England, poet on this day in history.
1794 Eberhard F Walcker, German organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt) on this day in history.
1796 Nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher (Sotsjinenija) [NS] on this day in history.