Historical Events In July - 04
Tuesday, 31 January 2023
0836 Pactum Sicardi, peace between the Principality of Benevento and the Duchy of Naples on July - 04.
0907 On July - 04 luitpold, Margrave of Bavaria
0966 Benedictus V Grammaticus, Italian Pope (5/22-6/23 964), dies on July - 04.
0993 On July - 04 saint Ulrich of Augsburg is canonized.
1054 On July - 04 brightest known super-nova (Crab Nebula) starts shining (23 days)
1120 On this day in history jordan II of Capua is anointed as prince after his infant nephew's death.
1187 Battle of Hittin (Tiberias): Saladin defeats Reinoud of Châtillon on this day in history.
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 Rudolf III, Duke of Austria/King of Bohemia dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 July - 04.
1546 Murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95) on this day in history.
1578 On July - 04 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 July - 04 battle at Klushino: King Sigismund II beats Russian & Sweden
1610 On July - 04 cornelis Evertsen, the Elder, Dutch/Swiss vice-admiral
1623 William Byrd, English composer (Ave verum corpus), dies at 80 on July - 04.
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 The city of Trois-Rivières is founded in New France, later to become the Canadian province of Quebec on July - 04.
1636 City of Providence, Rhode Island form on this day in history.
1652 Prince of Condé starts blood bath in Paris on July - 04.
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 this day in history states of Holland declares "Eternal Edict" void
1672 Ambrosius Reiner, composer, dies at 67 on July - 04.