Historical Events In July - 09
Wednesday, 08 February 2023
0455 Roman military commander Avitus is proclaimed emperor of the Western Roman Empire on July - 09.
0711 On July - 09 berbers under Tarik-ibn Ziyad occupies North Spain
1228 On this day in history stephen Langton, Archbishop of Canterbury
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 this day in history mongol monarch Timur Lenk destroys Baghdad
1441 On July - 09 jan/Johannes van Eyck, Flemish painter (Lamb Gods), dies
1513 On this day in history john van Hembyze, Flemish calvinist
1517 Gelderse crowd robber murders population of Asperen on July - 09.
1535 Emanuel van Meteren, Southern Neth, merchant/historian on July - 09.
1536 On this day in history french navigator Jacques Cartier returns to Saint-Malo from Canada
1540 On this day in history england's King Henry VIII 6-mo marriage to Anne of Cleves annulled
1541 Estevão da Gama departs Massawa, leaving behind 400 matchlock men and 150 slaves under his brother Christovão da Gama, with orders to help the Emperor of Ethiopia defeat Ahmad ibn Ibrihim al-Ghazi who has invaded his Empire on this day in history.
1553 Battle at Sievershausen Solingen: van Saksen beats Alcibiades on this day in history.
1572 On July - 09 19 Catholic priests hanged in Gorcum
1578 Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hungary/German Emperor (1619-37) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1639 On this day in history entonius Walaeus, calvinist theologist, dies at 65
1654 Ferdinand, son of RC emperor Ferdinand III, dies on this day in history.
1672 Prince Willem III inaugurated as viceroy of Holland/Zealand on this day in history.
1677 On July - 09 angelus Silesius [Johann Scheffer], German medical/mystic poet, dies
1686 On this day in history germany, Sweden & Spain signs anti-French League of Augsburg
1696 Waclaw Potocki, Polish poet (Wojna Chocimska), dies on this day in history.
1716 Joseph Sauveur, French sound engineer, dies at 63 on July - 09.
1737 On this day in history de' Medici, last Medici-grand duke of Toscane, dies
1745 Bonnie Prince Charlies "Elisabeth" battles with HMS Lion on this day in history.
1746 Philip V, French King of Spain (1700-24, 24-46), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1747 Giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, dies at 76 on July - 09.
1749 On July - 09 edward Cornwallis c1713-1753 founds new settlement of Halifax founded as naval settlement to counter the French fort at Louisbourg.
1755 British Gen E Braddock mortally wounded during French & Indian War on this day in history.
1755 On July - 09 battle at Duquesne (Pittsburgh): French troops beat British