Historical Events In July - 05
Monday, 25 September 2023
0649 On this day in history st Martin I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0767 On July - 05 duke of Nepi names his brother (leek) Pope Constantine II
1054 A minor star in the constellation Taurus explodes July 5 in a supernova that is visible by daylight for 23 days and remains visible at night for another 633 days, an event recorded by pictographs in China and in the Western Hemisphere on July - 05.
1054 On this day in history brightest supernova (Crab Nebula) 1st reported
1294 Pietro del Murrone elected as Pope Coelestinus V on this day in history.
1295 On this day in history scotland & France sign anti-English covenant
1436 German emperor Sigismund signs peace with Hussieten on July - 05.
1450 Pope Nicolas V names Walraven van Meurs bishop of Munster on July - 05.
1539 On this day in history antonio M Zaccaria, Italian physician/saint, dies
1546 On July - 05 johann Steuerlein, composer
1596 English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz on this day in history.
1610 On this day in history john Guy sets sail from Bristol with 39 other colonists for Newfoundland.
1626 On July - 05 battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated
1626 On July - 05 stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
1643 On July - 05 first recorded tornado in US (Essex County, Massachusetts)
1643 1st recorded tornado in US (Essex County, Massachusetts) on this day in history.
1654 Antonio Maria Pacchioni, composer on July - 05.
1675 On this day in history mary Walcott, American accuser at the Salem witch trials
1681 On July - 05 fjodor Aleksejevitsj, tsar of Russia, dies
1687 Isaac Newton's PRINCIPIA published by Royal Society in England on this day in history.
1729 Claudio M da Costa, Brazilian poet on this day in history.
1750 Slave revolt on Curacao on this day in history.
1755 On July - 05 sarah Kemble Siddons, Brecon England, tragic actress (Fatal Marriage)
1758 On July - 05 lake George New York, General James Abercromby leaves the ruins of Fort William Henry at the head of Lake George to attack the French at Fort Carillon; army of 6,000 British regulars, and almost 9000 provincials from New England, New York and New Jersey, embarks in hundreds of batteaux and whale boats.
1764 On July - 05 janos Lavotta, composer
1770 On this day in history battle of Chesma and Battle of Larga between the Russian Empire and the Ottoman Empire.
1775 On July - 05 uS Congress adopts the Olive Branch Petition.
1775 On July - 05 william Crotch, composer
1781 On July - 05 stamford Raffles, founder (Singapore)
1791 On July - 05 jos‚ Mar¡a Narv ez discovers Point Grey, now in Vancouver, BC
1791 Jose Maria Narvaez discovers Point Grey (now Vancouver BC) on July - 05.
1793 Pavel I Pestel, Russian officer on this day in history.
1794 Sylvester Graham, developed graham cracker on July - 05.
1801 On this day in history david Glasgow Farragut, Tenn, Vice Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1870