Historical Events In July - 04
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
0836 Pactum Sicardi, peace between the Principality of Benevento and the Duchy of Naples on July - 04.
0907 Luitpold, Margrave of Bavaria on July - 04.
0966 Benedictus V Grammaticus, Italian Pope (5/22-6/23 964), dies on July - 04.
0993 Saint Ulrich of Augsburg is canonized on this day in history.
1054 On this day in history brightest known super-nova (Crab Nebula) starts shining (23 days)
1120 Jordan II of Capua is anointed as prince after his infant nephew's death on this day in history.
1187 Battle of Hittin (Tiberias): Saladin defeats Reinoud of ChÃ¢tillon on this day in history.
1187 Reinoud van ChÃ¢tillon, French prince of Antioch, dies on July - 04.
1301 Battle at Breukelen: Holland vs Lichtenberg on July - 04.
1301 Willem II Berthout van Mechelen, bishop of Utrecht, dies in battle on this day in history.
1307 On this day in history rudolf III, Duke of Austria/King of Bohemia dies
1336 Elisabeth van Portugal, queen of Portugal/saint, dies at about 65 on July - 04.
1359 On July - 04 francesco II Ordelaffi of ForlÃ¬ surrenders to the Papal commander Gil de Albornoz.
1415 Angelo Correr renounces his claim to the Papacy as Pope Gregory XII on July - 04.
1453 On July - 04 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau
1498 On July - 04 filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies
1534 On July - 04 christian III is elected King of Denmark and Norway in the town of Rye.
1541 Pedro de Alvarado, Spanish occupier, dies at about 56 on this day in history.
1546 On this day in history murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95)
1578 On this day in history charles de Berlaymont, baron of Hierges, gov/viceroy of Names, dies
1603 Philippus the Monte, priest/bandmaster/composer, dies at 82 on July - 04.
1610 On this day in history battle at Klushino: King Sigismund II beats Russian & Sweden
1610 Cornelis Evertsen, the Elder, Dutch/Swiss vice-admiral on this day in history.
1623 On this day in history william Byrd, English composer (Ave verum corpus), dies at 80
1627 On this day in history thomas Middleton Elizabethan dramatist, dies (birth date unknown)
1627 Thomas Middleton, Elizabethan dramatist (Women Beware Women), dies on July - 04.
1634 On July - 04 the city of Trois-RiviÃ¨res is founded in New France, later to become the Canadian province of Quebec.
1636 On this day in history city of Providence, Rhode Island form
1652 On this day in history prince of CondÃ© starts blood bath in Paris
1653 Barebones Parliment goes into session in England on this day in history.
1653 British Barebones Parliament goes into session on this day in history.
1669 On this day in history alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor
1672 States of Holland declares "Eternal Edict" void on July - 04.
1672 Ambrosius Reiner, composer, dies at 67 on July - 04.