Historical Events In July - 07
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
1124 Tyrus surrenders to Crusaders on this day in history.
1129 On this day in history 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 July - 07.
1348 On July - 07 john Andreae, Italian canonist, dies
1438 On this day in history french church/King Charles VII release Pragmatieke Sanctie of Bourges
1456 On this day in history a retrial verdict acquits Joan of Arc of heresy 25 years after her death
1495 King Ferdinand II returns to Naples on this day in history.
1498 On July - 07 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 this day in history french troops invade Luxembourg
1550 On this day in history chocolate introduced
1572 Sigismund II August, last Jagellonen king of Poland, dies at 51 on this day in history.
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 July - 07.
1647 Thomas Hooker clergyman, father of American democracy, dies on July - 07.
1647 People's uprising against high prices & Spanish rule in Naples on July - 07.
1647 Thomas Hooker, clergyman, father of American democracy, dies on July - 07.
1656 Michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55 on this day in history.
1663 On July - 07 thomas Baltzar, German violinist
1668 Isaac Newton receives MA from Trinity College, Cambridge on July - 07.
1690 Johann Tobias Krebs, composer on July - 07.
1694 On this day in history dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
1710 Arvid Niclas Hopken, composer on this day in history.
1713 1st performance of Georg F Handel's "To Deum" & "Jubilate" on July - 07.
1746 Ludwig Wenzel Lachnith, composer on July - 07.
1752 On this day in history 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 this day in history british Museum founded by an Act of Parliament (opens in 1759)
1754 Kings College in NYC opens (renamed Columbia College) on July - 07.
1768 Firm of Johann Buddenbrook founded, in Thomas Mann's novel on this day in history.
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 On July - 07 cornelis Douwes, Dutch mathematician/astronomer, dies at 60