Historical Events In July - 07
Tuesday, 07 April 2020
1124 On this day in history tyrus surrenders to Crusaders
1129 Shirakawa, emperor of Japan (1072-86)/budhist monk, dies at 76 on July - 07.
1304 On this day in history benedict XI, [Niccolo Boccasini], Pope (1303-04), dies
1307 On July - 07 edward I, King of England (1272-1307), dies at 68
1348 John Andreae, Italian canonist, dies on July - 07.
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 Emperor Maximilian I establishes choir of Imperial Chapel on July - 07.
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 French troops invade Luxembourg on this day in history.
1550 Chocolate introduced on July - 07.
1572 On this day in history sigismund II August, last Jagellonen king of Poland, dies at 51
1585 King Henri III & Duke De Guise signs Treaty of Nemours: French Huguenots loose all freedoms on this day in history.
1607 On this day in history "God Save the King" is 1st sung
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 Thomas Baltzar, German violinist on this day in history.
1668 On July - 07 isaac Newton receives MA from Trinity College, Cambridge
1690 Johann Tobias Krebs, composer on this day in history.
1694 On this day in history dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
1710 On this day in history arvid Niclas Hopken, composer
1713 1st performance of Georg F Handel's "To Deum" & "Jubilate" on this day in history.
1746 On July - 07 ludwig Wenzel Lachnith, composer
1752 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 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1768 On July - 07 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 this day in history.
1773 Cornelis Douwes, Dutch mathematician/astronomer, dies at 60 on this day in history.