Historical Events In July - 07
Monday, 24 June 2019
1124 On this day in history tyrus surrenders to Crusaders
1129 Shirakawa, emperor of Japan (1072-86)/budhist monk, dies at 76 on this day in history.
1304 Benedict XI, [Niccolo Boccasini], Pope (1303-04), dies on July - 07.
1307 Edward I, King of England (1272-1307), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1348 On July - 07 john Andreae, Italian canonist, dies
1438 On July - 07 french church/King Charles VII release Pragmatieke Sanctie of Bourges
1456 A retrial verdict acquits Joan of Arc of heresy 25 years after her death on July - 07.
1495 King Ferdinand II returns to Naples on this day in history.
1498 On this day in history emperor Maximilian I establishes choir of Imperial Chapel
1534 European colonization of the Americas: first known exchange between Europeans and natives of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, in New Brunswick on this day in history.
1543 On July - 07 french troops invade Luxembourg
1550 Chocolate introduced on this day in history.
1572 Sigismund II August, last Jagellonen king of Poland, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1585 King Henri III & Duke De Guise signs Treaty of Nemours: French Huguenots loose all freedoms on July - 07.
1607 "God Save the King" is 1st sung on July - 07.
1647 On July - 07 thomas Hooker clergyman, father of American democracy, dies
1647 People's uprising against high prices & Spanish rule in Naples on this day in history.
1647 On July - 07 thomas Hooker, clergyman, father of American democracy, dies
1656 On this day in history michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55
1663 On this day in history thomas Baltzar, German violinist
1668 Isaac Newton receives MA from Trinity College, Cambridge on this day in history.
1690 On this day in history johann Tobias Krebs, composer
1694 Dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies on July - 07.
1710 On this day in history arvid Niclas Hopken, composer
1713 On July - 07 1st performance of Georg F Handel's "To Deum" & "Jubilate"
1746 On July - 07 ludwig Wenzel Lachnith, composer
1752 On July - 07 joseph Marie Jacquard born French silk weaver Joseph Marie Jacquard was born. He perfected a loom that used punch cards to program various weaving patterns
1752 Joseph-Marie Jacquard, invented programmable loom on this day in history.
1753 British Museum founded by an Act of Parliament (opens in 1759) on July - 07.
1754 Kings College in NYC opens (renamed Columbia College) on July - 07.
1768 On this day in history firm of Johann Buddenbrook founded, in Thomas Mann's novel
1770 On July - 07 russian fleet, with British sailors as officers, defeats Turkish navy at Tchesme, Turkey.
1771 Thomas Gray, English poet (Elegy), dies at 54 on July - 07.
1773 Cornelis Douwes, Dutch mathematician/astronomer, dies at 60 on July - 07.