Historical Events In July - 04
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
0836 Pactum Sicardi, peace between the Principality of Benevento and the Duchy of Naples on July - 04.
0907 Luitpold, Margrave of Bavaria on this day in history.
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 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 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 Willem II Berthout van Mechelen, bishop of Utrecht, dies in battle on this day in history.
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 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 41 Jewish martyrs burned at stake at Breslau on July - 04.
1498 On July - 04 filips van Burgundy, admiral-general of Netherlands, dies
1534 Christian III is elected King of Denmark and Norway in the town of Rye on July - 04.
1541 On July - 04 pedro de Alvarado, Spanish occupier, dies at about 56
1546 On this day in history murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95)
1578 Charles de Berlaymont, baron of Hierges, gov/viceroy of Names, dies on July - 04.
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 Cornelis Evertsen, the Elder, Dutch/Swiss vice-admiral on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1627 On this day in history thomas Middleton, Elizabethan dramatist (Women Beware Women), dies
1634 The city of Trois-Rivières 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 Condé starts blood bath in Paris
1653 Barebones Parliment goes into session in England on this day in history.
1653 British Barebones Parliament goes into session on this day in history.
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.