Historical Events In July - 07
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
1124 Tyrus surrenders to Crusaders on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1307 On this day in history edward I, King of England (1272-1307), dies at 68
1348 John Andreae, Italian canonist, dies on July - 07.
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 this day in history.
1495 On July - 07 king Ferdinand II returns to Naples
1498 On July - 07 emperor Maximilian I establishes choir of Imperial Chapel
1534 On this day in history european colonization of the Americas: first known exchange between Europeans and natives of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, in New Brunswick.
1543 On July - 07 french troops invade Luxembourg
1550 Chocolate introduced on this day in history.
1572 Sigismund II August, last Jagellonen king of Poland, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1585 King Henri III & Duke De Guise signs Treaty of Nemours: French Huguenots loose all freedoms on July - 07.
1607 "God Save the King" is 1st sung on this day in history.
1647 Thomas Hooker clergyman, father of American democracy, dies on this day in history.
1647 On July - 07 people's uprising against high prices & Spanish rule in Naples
1647 Thomas Hooker, clergyman, father of American democracy, dies on July - 07.
1656 On this day in history michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55
1663 Thomas Baltzar, German violinist on July - 07.
1668 Isaac Newton receives MA from Trinity College, Cambridge on this day in history.
1690 On July - 07 johann Tobias Krebs, composer
1694 Dokusho, Zen teacher, Obaku line, dies on July - 07.
1710 On this day in history arvid Niclas Hopken, composer
1713 On July - 07 1st performance of Georg F Handel's "To Deum" & "Jubilate"
1746 Ludwig Wenzel Lachnith, composer on July - 07.
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 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 Cornelis Douwes, Dutch mathematician/astronomer, dies at 60 on this day in history.