Historical Events In July - 04
Monday, 06 April 2020
0836 Pactum Sicardi, peace between the Principality of Benevento and the Duchy of Naples on this day in history.
0907 On this day in history luitpold, Margrave of Bavaria
0966 Benedictus V Grammaticus, Italian Pope (5/22-6/23 964), dies on July - 04.
0993 Saint Ulrich of Augsburg is canonized on this day in history.
1054 On July - 04 brightest known super-nova (Crab Nebula) starts shining (23 days)
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 ChÃ¢tillon
1187 On July - 04 reinoud van ChÃ¢tillon, 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 July - 04 elisabeth van Portugal, queen of Portugal/saint, dies at about 65
1359 Francesco II Ordelaffi of ForlÃ¬ 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 this day in history.
1541 Pedro de Alvarado, Spanish occupier, dies at about 56 on July - 04.
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 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 On this day in history thomas Middleton, Elizabethan dramatist (Women Beware Women), dies
1634 On July - 04 the city of Trois-RiviÃ¨res 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 CondÃ© starts blood bath in Paris
1653 Barebones Parliment goes into session in England on July - 04.
1653 On July - 04 british Barebones Parliament goes into session
1669 On July - 04 alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor
1672 On July - 04 states of Holland declares "Eternal Edict" void
1672 Ambrosius Reiner, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.