Historical Events In July - 04
Thursday, 18 July 2019
0836 Pactum Sicardi, peace between the Principality of Benevento and the Duchy of Naples on this day in history.
0907 Luitpold, Margrave of Bavaria on this day in history.
0966 Benedictus V Grammaticus, Italian Pope (5/22-6/23 964), dies on this day in history.
0993 On this day in history saint Ulrich of Augsburg is canonized.
1054 Brightest known super-nova (Crab Nebula) starts shining (23 days) on July - 04.
1120 Jordan II of Capua is anointed as prince after his infant nephew's death on July - 04.
1187 Battle of Hittin (Tiberias): Saladin defeats Reinoud of Châtillon on this day in history.
1187 Reinoud van Châtillon, French prince of Antioch, dies on this day in history.
1301 Battle at Breukelen: Holland vs Lichtenberg on July - 04.
1301 Willem II Berthout van Mechelen, bishop of Utrecht, dies in battle on July - 04.
1307 Rudolf III, Duke of Austria/King of Bohemia dies on July - 04.
1336 On July - 04 elisabeth van Portugal, queen of Portugal/saint, dies at about 65
1359 Francesco II Ordelaffi of Forlì surrenders to the Papal commander Gil de Albornoz on this day in history.
1415 On this day in history 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 Christian III is elected King of Denmark and Norway in the town of Rye on July - 04.
1541 Pedro de Alvarado, Spanish occupier, dies at about 56 on this day in history.
1546 Murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1610 Battle at Klushino: King Sigismund II beats Russian & Sweden on July - 04.
1610 Cornelis Evertsen, the Elder, Dutch/Swiss vice-admiral on July - 04.
1623 On July - 04 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 On this day in history thomas Middleton, Elizabethan dramatist (Women Beware Women), dies
1634 On this day in history the city of Trois-Rivières is founded in New France, later to become the Canadian province of Quebec.
1636 City of Providence, Rhode Island form on July - 04.
1652 On this day in history prince of Condé starts blood bath in Paris
1653 On this day in history barebones Parliment goes into session in England
1653 On July - 04 british Barebones Parliament goes into session
1669 Alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor on this day in history.
1672 On July - 04 states of Holland declares "Eternal Edict" void
1672 On this day in history ambrosius Reiner, composer, dies at 67