Historical Events In July - 07
Sunday, 05 February 2023
1124 On this day in history tyrus surrenders to Crusaders
1129 On July - 07 shirakawa, emperor of Japan (1072-86)/budhist monk, dies at 76
1304 On this day in history benedict XI, [Niccolo Boccasini], Pope (1303-04), dies
1307 Edward I, King of England (1272-1307), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1348 John Andreae, Italian canonist, dies on July - 07.
1438 French church/King Charles VII release Pragmatieke Sanctie of Bourges on this day in history.
1456 On July - 07 a retrial verdict acquits Joan of Arc of heresy 25 years after her death
1495 On July - 07 king Ferdinand II returns to Naples
1498 On July - 07 emperor Maximilian I establishes choir of Imperial Chapel
1534 On this day in history european colonization of the Americas: first known exchange between Europeans and natives of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, in New Brunswick.
1543 French troops invade Luxembourg on this day in history.
1550 On July - 07 chocolate introduced
1572 On this day in history sigismund II August, last Jagellonen king of Poland, dies at 51
1585 On July - 07 king Henri III & Duke De Guise signs Treaty of Nemours: French Huguenots loose all freedoms
1607 "God Save the King" is 1st sung on this day in history.
1647 Thomas Hooker clergyman, father of American democracy, dies on July - 07.
1647 On this day in history people's uprising against high prices & Spanish rule in Naples
1647 On this day in history thomas Hooker, clergyman, father of American democracy, dies
1656 Michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55 on July - 07.
1663 Thomas Baltzar, German violinist on July - 07.
1668 On July - 07 isaac Newton receives MA from Trinity College, Cambridge
1690 On this day in history johann Tobias Krebs, composer
1694 On this day in history dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
1710 Arvid Niclas Hopken, composer on July - 07.
1713 1st performance of Georg F Handel's "To Deum" & "Jubilate" on this day in history.
1746 Ludwig Wenzel Lachnith, composer on July - 07.
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 On July - 07 joseph-Marie Jacquard, invented programmable loom
1753 On July - 07 british Museum founded by an Act of Parliament (opens in 1759)
1754 Kings College in NYC opens (renamed Columbia College) on July - 07.
1768 On July - 07 firm of Johann Buddenbrook founded, in Thomas Mann's novel
1770 On this day in history russian fleet, with British sailors as officers, defeats Turkish navy at Tchesme, Turkey.
1771 Thomas Gray, English poet (Elegy), dies at 54 on this day in history.
1773 Cornelis Douwes, Dutch mathematician/astronomer, dies at 60 on July - 07.