Historical Events In July - 07
Wednesday, 16 October 2019
1124 Tyrus surrenders to Crusaders on July - 07.
1129 On July - 07 shirakawa, emperor of Japan (1072-86)/budhist monk, dies at 76
1304 Benedict XI, [Niccolo Boccasini], Pope (1303-04), dies on July - 07.
1307 Edward I, King of England (1272-1307), dies at 68 on July - 07.
1348 John Andreae, Italian canonist, dies on this day in history.
1438 French church/King Charles VII release Pragmatieke Sanctie of Bourges on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 July - 07 chocolate introduced
1572 Sigismund II August, last Jagellonen king of Poland, dies at 51 on July - 07.
1585 King Henri III & Duke De Guise signs Treaty of Nemours: French Huguenots loose all freedoms on July - 07.
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 On this day in history people's uprising against high prices & Spanish rule in Naples
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 Isaac Newton receives MA from Trinity College, Cambridge on this day in history.
1690 Johann Tobias Krebs, composer on this day in history.
1694 On July - 07 dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies
1710 Arvid Niclas Hopken, composer on July - 07.
1713 On this day in history 1st performance of Georg F Handel's "To Deum" & "Jubilate"
1746 Ludwig Wenzel Lachnith, composer on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history kings College in NYC opens (renamed Columbia College)
1768 On this day in history firm of Johann Buddenbrook founded, in Thomas Mann's novel
1770 Russian fleet, with British sailors as officers, defeats Turkish navy at Tchesme, Turkey on July - 07.
1771 Thomas Gray, English poet (Elegy), dies at 54 on July - 07.
1773 Cornelis Douwes, Dutch mathematician/astronomer, dies at 60 on July - 07.