Historical Events In July - 03
Thursday, 18 July 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 July - 03.
0683 On July - 03 st Leo II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0683 On this day in history leo II, Pope (681-83), dies
0987 Hugo Capet crowned king of France on July - 03.
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 Crusaders enter Tiberias on this day in history.
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 Louis XI, King of France (1461-83) on this day in history.
1428 On July - 03 treaty of Delft-between Jacoba of Bayern & Philip the Good
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 Quebec, Canada founded by Samuel Champlain on July - 03.
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 Maria de' Medici, French queen-mother, dies at about 69 on this day in history.
1661 On this day in history portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II
1683 Edward Young, English poet (Revenge, Complaint) on July - 03.
1687 Arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch) on July - 03.
1720 On this day in history sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty
1728 On July - 03 robert Adam, architect/designer (Adelphi Terrace, London)
1731 On July - 03 samuel Huntington, (Gov-Ct), Continental Congress pres
1738 On July - 03 john Singleton Copley, Mass, finest colonial American artist
1754 George Washington surrenders to French, Ft Necessity (7 Years' War) on July - 03.
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 July - 03.
1778 British forces massacre 360 men, women & children in Wyoming, Pa on this day in history.
1778 On this day in history jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer/composer (Pygmalion), dies
1793 On July - 03 john Claire, England, poet
1794 On this day in history eberhard F Walcker, German organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt)
1796 Nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher (Sotsjinenija) [NS] on July - 03.