Historical Events In July - 04
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
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 On this day in history benedictus V Grammaticus, Italian Pope (5/22-6/23 964), dies
0993 Saint Ulrich of Augsburg is canonized on this day in history.
1054 Brightest known super-nova (Crab Nebula) starts shining (23 days) on July - 04.
1120 On this day in history jordan II of Capua is anointed as prince after his infant nephew's death.
1187 On July - 04 battle of Hittin (Tiberias): Saladin defeats Reinoud of Châtillon
1187 Reinoud van Châtillon, French prince of Antioch, dies on July - 04.
1301 Battle at Breukelen: Holland vs Lichtenberg on this day in history.
1301 On July - 04 willem II Berthout van Mechelen, bishop of Utrecht, dies in battle
1307 On this day in history rudolf III, Duke of Austria/King of Bohemia dies
1336 On July - 04 elisabeth van Portugal, queen of Portugal/saint, dies at about 65
1359 On this day in history francesco II Ordelaffi of Forlì surrenders to the Papal commander Gil de Albornoz.
1415 On July - 04 angelo Correr renounces his claim to the Papacy as Pope Gregory XII
1453 On July - 04 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau
1498 Filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies on this day in history.
1534 On this day in history christian III is elected King of Denmark and Norway in the town of Rye.
1541 On July - 04 pedro de Alvarado, Spanish occupier, dies at about 56
1546 On July - 04 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 Battle at Klushino: King Sigismund II beats Russian & Sweden on this day in history.
1610 Cornelis Evertsen, the Elder, Dutch/Swiss vice-admiral on this day in history.
1623 William Byrd, English composer (Ave verum corpus), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1627 On July - 04 thomas Middleton Elizabethan dramatist, dies (birth date unknown)
1627 Thomas Middleton, Elizabethan dramatist (Women Beware Women), dies on this day in history.
1634 The city of Trois-Rivières is founded in New France, later to become the Canadian province of Quebec on this day in history.
1636 City of Providence, Rhode Island form on this day in history.
1652 Prince of Condé starts blood bath in Paris on this day in history.
1653 On July - 04 barebones Parliment goes into session in England
1653 British Barebones Parliament goes into session on July - 04.
1669 On this day in history alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor
1672 On this day in history states of Holland declares "Eternal Edict" void
1672 Ambrosius Reiner, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.