Historical Events In July - 10
Saturday, 18 September 2021
0138 On this day in history publius A Hadrianus, Roman emperor (117-138), dies
0518 On this day in history anastasius I Dikoros, [Dyrrhachium/Durazzo], Byzantine emperor, dies
0552 Origin of Armenian calendar on July - 10.
0649 Li Shimin, Emperor of China (b.599) on July - 10.
0983 On July - 10 benedict VI, Italian Pope (974-83), dies
0988 On July - 10 the city of Dublin is founded on the banks of the river Liffey.
1031 On July - 10 france's Capetian king Robert the Pious dies July 10 at age 61 after a short war in which he has been defeated by his younger sons
1040 On this day in history lady Godiva rides naked on horseback to force her husband, the Earl of Mercia, to lower taxes
1086 Knut IV, the Saint, king of Denmark (1080-86), murdered on July - 10.
1103 Erik I Ejegod, the good hearted, King of Denmark (1095-1103), dies on July - 10.
1212 The most severe of several early fires of London burns most of the city to the ground on this day in history.
1460 Wars of Roses: Richard of York defeats King Henry VI at Northampton on July - 10.
1480 On July - 10 rené, last heir of house of Anjou, dies
1509 The birth of John Calvin, French religious reformer on this day in history.
1509 On this day in history john Calvin, Protestant religious reformer/theologian
1517 On this day in history odet de Coligny, Cardinal of Châtillon/bishop
1520 On July - 10 king Charles V & King Henry VIII signs treaty of Calais
1526 Philip III van Croij, duke of Aarschot/earl of Porcien on July - 10.
1535 On July - 10 jacob Van Campen, Reconstruction bishop, beheaded
1553 On this day in history lady Jane Grey becomes queen of England
1559 Henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies on July - 10.
1568 On July - 10 battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish
1573 Willem van Bronkhorst, Brattenburg/Stein/army leader, dies on July - 10.
1584 Spanish army leader Richebourg conquerors Liefkenshoek, Belgium on July - 10.
1584 On this day in history willem I "the Silent", [Willem of Orange], earl of Nassau, dies at 51
1594 Paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40 on July - 10.
1598 Spanish theater plays "Moros y Los Cristianos" in Rio Grande on July - 10.
1609 Catholic German monarchy forms Catholic League on July - 10.
1627 English fleet under George Villiers reach La Rochelle [NS=June 20] on this day in history.
1629 1st non-Separatist Congregational Church in US founded (Salem, MA) on July - 10.
1638 On July - 10 david Teniers III, Flemish painter (carpet cartons)
1645 Battle at Langport Somerset: Cromwell's New Model-army beats Royalists on July - 10.
1652 England declares war on Netherlands on July - 10.
1668 Adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer, dies at 45 on July - 10.