Historical Events In July - 04
Friday, 24 May 2019
0836 On July - 04 pactum Sicardi, peace between the Principality of Benevento and the Duchy of Naples
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 July - 04.
1054 Brightest known super-nova (Crab Nebula) starts shining (23 days) on this day in history.
1120 Jordan II of Capua is anointed as prince after his infant nephew's death on July - 04.
1187 On July - 04 battle of Hittin (Tiberias): Saladin defeats Reinoud of Châtillon
1187 On this day in history reinoud van Châtillon, French prince of Antioch, dies
1301 On this day in history battle at Breukelen: Holland vs Lichtenberg
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 this day in history 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 July - 04.
1415 Angelo Correr renounces his claim to the Papacy as Pope Gregory XII on July - 04.
1453 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 July - 04 charles de Berlaymont, baron of Hierges, gov/viceroy of Names, dies
1603 On this day in history philippus the Monte, priest/bandmaster/composer, dies at 82
1610 Battle at Klushino: King Sigismund II beats Russian & Sweden on July - 04.
1610 On this day in history cornelis Evertsen, the Elder, Dutch/Swiss vice-admiral
1623 On this day in history william Byrd, English composer (Ave verum corpus), dies at 80
1627 Thomas Middleton Elizabethan dramatist, dies (birth date unknown) on July - 04.
1627 Thomas Middleton, Elizabethan dramatist (Women Beware Women), dies on July - 04.
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 July - 04.
1652 On this day in history prince of Condé starts blood bath in Paris
1653 Barebones Parliment goes into session in England on July - 04.
1653 British Barebones Parliament goes into session on this day in history.
1669 On July - 04 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.