Historical Events In July - 04
Sunday, 07 August 2022
0836 On July - 04 pactum Sicardi, peace between the Principality of Benevento and the Duchy of Naples
0907 On this day in history luitpold, Margrave of Bavaria
0966 Benedictus V Grammaticus, Italian Pope (5/22-6/23 964), dies on this day in history.
0993 Saint Ulrich of Augsburg is canonized on July - 04.
1054 Brightest known super-nova (Crab Nebula) starts shining (23 days) on July - 04.
1120 On July - 04 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 this day in history.
1301 Battle at Breukelen: Holland vs Lichtenberg on July - 04.
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 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 Angelo Correr renounces his claim to the Papacy as Pope Gregory XII on this day in history.
1453 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau on July - 04.
1498 Filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies on July - 04.
1534 Christian III is elected King of Denmark and Norway in the town of Rye on this day in history.
1541 On this day in history pedro de Alvarado, Spanish occupier, dies at about 56
1546 Murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95) on this day in history.
1578 Charles de Berlaymont, baron of Hierges, gov/viceroy of Names, dies on July - 04.
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 Cornelis Evertsen, the Elder, Dutch/Swiss vice-admiral on July - 04.
1623 William Byrd, English composer (Ave verum corpus), dies at 80 on this day in history.
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 On July - 04 city of Providence, Rhode Island form
1652 On July - 04 prince of Condé starts blood bath in Paris
1653 On this day in history barebones Parliment goes into session in England
1653 British Barebones Parliament goes into session on July - 04.
1669 Alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor on this day in history.
1672 On July - 04 states of Holland declares "Eternal Edict" void
1672 Ambrosius Reiner, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.