Historical Events In July - 07
Sunday, 05 July 2020
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 On July - 07 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 On this day in history king Ferdinand II returns to Naples
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 July - 07.
1543 French troops invade Luxembourg on this day in history.
1550 On this day in history chocolate introduced
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 July - 07 "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 On July - 07 thomas Hooker, clergyman, father of American democracy, dies
1656 Michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55 on July - 07.
1663 On this day in history thomas Baltzar, German violinist
1668 On July - 07 isaac Newton receives MA from Trinity College, Cambridge
1690 On July - 07 johann Tobias Krebs, composer
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 On July - 07 ludwig Wenzel Lachnith, composer
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 Joseph-Marie Jacquard, invented programmable loom on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 July - 07.
1773 Cornelis Douwes, Dutch mathematician/astronomer, dies at 60 on July - 07.