Historical Events In July - 07
Saturday, 16 February 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 this day in history.
1307 Edward I, King of England (1272-1307), dies at 68 on July - 07.
1348 On July - 07 john Andreae, Italian canonist, dies
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 King Ferdinand II returns to Naples on July - 07.
1498 Emperor Maximilian I establishes choir of Imperial Chapel on July - 07.
1534 On July - 07 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 July - 07.
1550 Chocolate introduced on July - 07.
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 On July - 07 "God Save the King" is 1st sung
1647 Thomas Hooker clergyman, father of American democracy, dies on July - 07.
1647 On July - 07 people's uprising against high prices & Spanish rule in Naples
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 Johann Tobias Krebs, composer on July - 07.
1694 Dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies on this day in history.
1710 Arvid Niclas Hopken, composer on this day in history.
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 On July - 07 joseph-Marie Jacquard, invented programmable loom
1753 British Museum founded by an Act of Parliament (opens in 1759) on this day in history.
1754 Kings College in NYC opens (renamed Columbia College) on this day in history.
1768 Firm of Johann Buddenbrook founded, in Thomas Mann's novel on July - 07.
1770 Russian fleet, with British sailors as officers, defeats Turkish navy at Tchesme, Turkey on July - 07.
1771 On July - 07 thomas Gray, English poet (Elegy), dies at 54
1773 Cornelis Douwes, Dutch mathematician/astronomer, dies at 60 on July - 07.