Historical Events In July - 03
Sunday, 18 April 2021
0323 On July - 03 battle at Adrianopolis: Flavius Julius Crispus' beats emperor Licinius
0324 On July - 03 battle of Adrianople Constantine I defeats Licinius, who flees to Byzantium.
0683 On this day in history st Leo II ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0683 Leo II, Pope (681-83), dies on July - 03.
0987 Hugo Capet crowned king of France on this day in history.
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 On this day in history crusaders enter Tiberias
1250 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 on this day in history.
1423 On July - 03 louis XI, King of France (1461-83)
1428 Treaty of Delft-between Jacoba of Bayern & Philip the Good on July - 03.
1468 On July - 03 duke Charles the Stout marries Princess Margaretha of York
1567 Samuel de Champlain, explorer (Lake Champlain) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1608 On this day in history quebec, Canada founded by Samuel Champlain
1608 On July - 03 samuel de Champlain founded city of Quebec
1630 On July - 03 emperor Ferdinand II opens German Parliament
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 July - 03 arnold Hoogvliet, Dutch poet (Abraham the Patriarch)
1720 On July - 03 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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer/composer (Pygmalion), dies
1793 On July - 03 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.