Historical Events In July - 09
Monday, 18 November 2019
0455 Roman military commander Avitus is proclaimed emperor of the Western Roman Empire on this day in history.
0711 On this day in history berbers under Tarik-ibn Ziyad occupies North Spain
1228 Stephen Langton, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
1357 On July - 09 charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor assists laying the foundation stone of Charles Bridge in Prague.
1371 On July - 09 pope Gregory XI names Arnold II of Horne as bishop of Utrecht
1386 Battle at Sempach: Swiss beat duke Leopold III of Austria on July - 09.
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 John van Hembyze, Flemish calvinist on July - 09.
1517 Gelderse crowd robber murders population of Asperen on this day in history.
1535 On this day in history emanuel van Meteren, Southern Neth, merchant/historian
1536 French navigator Jacques Cartier returns to Saint-Malo from Canada on this day in history.
1540 England's King Henry VIII 6-mo marriage to Anne of Cleves annulled on this day in history.
1541 On July - 09 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 July - 09 19 Catholic priests hanged in Gorcum
1578 Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hungary/German Emperor (1619-37) on July - 09.
1589 Johannes a Sancto Thoma, [Poinset], Portuguese theologist on July - 09.
1595 On July - 09 johannes Kepler inscribes geometric solid construction of universe
1609 Emperor Rudolf II grants Bohemian protestants freedom of religion on July - 09.
1639 On July - 09 entonius Walaeus, calvinist theologist, dies at 65
1654 Ferdinand, son of RC emperor Ferdinand III, dies on July - 09.
1672 On this day in history prince Willem III inaugurated as viceroy of Holland/Zealand
1677 On this day in history angelus Silesius [Johann Scheffer], German medical/mystic poet, dies
1686 Germany, Sweden & Spain signs anti-French League of Augsburg on July - 09.
1696 On this day in history waclaw Potocki, Polish poet (Wojna Chocimska), dies
1716 Joseph Sauveur, French sound engineer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1737 de' Medici, last Medici-grand duke of Toscane, dies on this day in history.
1745 On this day in history bonnie Prince Charlies "Elisabeth" battles with HMS Lion
1746 Philip V, French King of Spain (1700-24, 24-46), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1747 On this day in history giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, dies at 76
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 On July - 09 british Gen E Braddock mortally wounded during French & Indian War
1755 On this day in history battle at Duquesne (Pittsburgh): French troops beat British