Historical Events In July - 03
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
0323 Battle at Adrianopolis: Flavius Julius Crispus' beats emperor Licinius on this day in history.
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 On this day in history hugo Capet crowned king of France
1090 On this day in history battle at Hagenoorde: German emperor beats earl Egbert II
1090 Egbert II van Brunswick, Fries count, dies in battle on July - 03.
1187 Crusaders enter Tiberias on July - 03.
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 On July - 03 treaty of Delft-between Jacoba of Bayern & Philip the Good
1468 Duke Charles the Stout marries Princess Margaretha of York on this day in history.
1567 On July - 03 samuel de Champlain, explorer (Lake Champlain)
1570 On July - 03 antonio Paleario, Italian humanist, executed by inquisition at 67
1608 City of Québec founded by Samuel de Champlain on this day in history.
1608 On July - 03 quebec, Canada founded by Samuel Champlain
1608 On July - 03 samuel de Champlain founded city of Quebec
1630 On this day in history emperor Ferdinand II opens German Parliament
1642 On July - 03 maria de' Medici, French queen-mother, dies at about 69
1661 On this day in history portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II
1683 On July - 03 edward Young, English poet (Revenge, Complaint)
1687 On July - 03 arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch)
1720 On July - 03 sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty
1728 Robert Adam, architect/designer (Adelphi Terrace, London) on July - 03.
1731 Samuel Huntington, (Gov-Ct), Continental Congress pres on July - 03.
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 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 On this day in history jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer/composer (Pygmalion), dies
1793 John Claire, England, poet on July - 03.
1794 Eberhard F Walcker, German organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt) on this day in history.
1796 On this day in history nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher (Sotsjinenija) [NS]