Historical Events In July - 04
Monday, 11 December 2023
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 this day in history.
0993 On this day in history saint Ulrich of Augsburg is canonized.
1054 On this day in history 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 Battle of Hittin (Tiberias): Saladin defeats Reinoud of ChÃ¢tillon on this day in history.
1187 On July - 04 reinoud van ChÃ¢tillon, French prince of Antioch, dies
1301 Battle at Breukelen: Holland vs Lichtenberg on this day in history.
1301 Willem II Berthout van Mechelen, bishop of Utrecht, dies in battle on this day in history.
1307 Rudolf III, Duke of Austria/King of Bohemia dies on July - 04.
1336 Elisabeth van Portugal, queen of Portugal/saint, dies at about 65 on July - 04.
1359 On this day in history francesco II Ordelaffi of ForlÃ¬ 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 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 On July - 04 pedro de Alvarado, Spanish occupier, dies at about 56
1546 Murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95) on July - 04.
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 this day in history.
1610 Cornelis Evertsen, the Elder, Dutch/Swiss vice-admiral on July - 04.
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 On this day in history thomas Middleton, Elizabethan dramatist (Women Beware Women), dies
1634 On this day in history 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 Prince of CondÃ© starts blood bath in Paris on this day in history.
1653 On this day in history barebones Parliment goes into session in England
1653 British Barebones Parliament goes into session on July - 04.
1669 On this day in history alexander von Papenhoven, Flemish religious sculptor
1672 States of Holland declares "Eternal Edict" void on July - 04.
1672 On July - 04 ambrosius Reiner, composer, dies at 67