Historical Events In July - 03
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
0323 Battle at Adrianopolis: Flavius Julius Crispus' beats emperor Licinius on this day in history.
0324 On July - 03 battle of Adrianople Constantine I defeats Licinius, who flees to Byzantium.
0683 St Leo II ends his reign as Catholic Pope on July - 03.
0683 Leo II, Pope (681-83), dies on July - 03.
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 Egbert II van Brunswick, Fries count, dies in battle on this day in history.
1187 On this day in history crusaders enter Tiberias
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 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 On this day in history samuel de Champlain, explorer (Lake Champlain)
1570 Antonio Paleario, Italian humanist, executed by inquisition at 67 on July - 03.
1608 On July - 03 city of Québec founded by Samuel de Champlain
1608 Quebec, Canada founded by Samuel Champlain on July - 03.
1608 Samuel de Champlain founded city of Quebec on this day in history.
1630 On this day in history emperor Ferdinand II opens German Parliament
1642 Maria de' Medici, French queen-mother, dies at about 69 on this day in history.
1661 Portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II on July - 03.
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 Robert Adam, architect/designer (Adelphi Terrace, London) on July - 03.
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 this day in history.
1767 Pitcairn Island is discovered by Midshipman Robert Pitcairn on an expeditionary voyage commanded by Philip Carteret on this day in history.
1775 On July - 03 washington takes command of Continental Army at Cambridge, Mass
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 On July - 03 john Claire, England, poet
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.