Historical Events In July - 09
Friday, 10 April 2020
0455 On July - 09 roman military commander Avitus is proclaimed emperor of the Western Roman Empire.
0711 On July - 09 berbers under Tarik-ibn Ziyad occupies North Spain
1228 Stephen Langton, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
1357 Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor assists laying the foundation stone of Charles Bridge in Prague on this day in history.
1371 On July - 09 pope Gregory XI names Arnold II of Horne as bishop of Utrecht
1386 On July - 09 battle at Sempach: Swiss beat duke Leopold III of Austria
1401 On July - 09 mongol monarch Timur Lenk destroys Baghdad
1441 Jan/Johannes van Eyck, Flemish painter (Lamb Gods), dies on this day in history.
1513 John van Hembyze, Flemish calvinist on July - 09.
1517 Gelderse crowd robber murders population of Asperen on July - 09.
1535 On July - 09 emanuel van Meteren, Southern Neth, merchant/historian
1536 French navigator Jacques Cartier returns to Saint-Malo from Canada on this day in history.
1540 On July - 09 england's King Henry VIII 6-mo marriage to Anne of Cleves annulled
1541 On this day in history estevĂŁo da Gama departs Massawa, leaving behind 400 matchlock men and 150 slaves under his brother ChristovĂŁo da Gama, with orders to help the Emperor of Ethiopia defeat Ahmad ibn Ibrihim al-Ghazi who has invaded his Empire.
1553 Battle at Sievershausen Solingen: van Saksen beats Alcibiades on this day in history.
1572 On this day in history 19 Catholic priests hanged in Gorcum
1578 Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hungary/German Emperor (1619-37) on July - 09.
1589 On this day in history johannes a Sancto Thoma, [Poinset], Portuguese theologist
1595 Johannes Kepler inscribes geometric solid construction of universe on this day in history.
1609 Emperor Rudolf II grants Bohemian protestants freedom of religion on July - 09.
1639 Entonius Walaeus, calvinist theologist, dies at 65 on July - 09.
1654 On July - 09 ferdinand, son of RC emperor Ferdinand III, dies
1672 On July - 09 prince Willem III inaugurated as viceroy of Holland/Zealand
1677 Angelus Silesius [Johann Scheffer], German medical/mystic poet, dies on this day in history.
1686 On July - 09 germany, Sweden & Spain signs anti-French League of Augsburg
1696 On July - 09 waclaw Potocki, Polish poet (Wojna Chocimska), dies
1716 Joseph Sauveur, French sound engineer, dies at 63 on July - 09.
1737 de' Medici, last Medici-grand duke of Toscane, dies on this day in history.
1745 Bonnie Prince Charlies "Elisabeth" battles with HMS Lion on July - 09.
1746 On this day in history philip V, French King of Spain (1700-24, 24-46), dies at 62
1747 Giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, dies at 76 on July - 09.
1749 Edward Cornwallis c1713-1753 founds new settlement of Halifax founded as naval settlement to counter the French fort at Louisbourg on this day in history.
1755 British Gen E Braddock mortally wounded during French & Indian War on this day in history.
1755 On this day in history battle at Duquesne (Pittsburgh): French troops beat British