Historical Events In July - 04
Monday, 13 July 2020
0836 Pactum Sicardi, peace between the Principality of Benevento and the Duchy of Naples on July - 04.
0907 Luitpold, Margrave of Bavaria on July - 04.
0966 On July - 04 benedictus V Grammaticus, Italian Pope (5/22-6/23 964), dies
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 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 ChÃ¢tillon
1187 Reinoud van ChÃ¢tillon, French prince of Antioch, dies on this day in history.
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 July - 04.
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 July - 04 francesco II Ordelaffi of ForlÃ¬ surrenders to the Papal commander Gil de Albornoz.
1415 On July - 04 angelo Correr renounces his claim to the Papacy as Pope Gregory XII
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 On July - 04 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 July - 04.
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 this day in history.
1610 On this day in history battle at Klushino: King Sigismund II beats Russian & Sweden
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 On this day in history thomas Middleton, Elizabethan dramatist (Women Beware Women), dies
1634 The city of Trois-RiviÃ¨res is founded in New France, later to become the Canadian province of Quebec on July - 04.
1636 On July - 04 city of Providence, Rhode Island form
1652 On this day in history prince of CondÃ© starts blood bath in Paris
1653 On this day in history barebones Parliment goes into session in England
1653 On July - 04 british Barebones Parliament goes into session
1669 On this day in history 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 this day in history.