Historical Events In July - 10
Sunday, 29 November 2020
0138 On July - 10 publius A Hadrianus, Roman emperor (117-138), dies
0518 Anastasius I Dikoros, [Dyrrhachium/Durazzo], Byzantine emperor, dies on July - 10.
0552 On this day in history origin of Armenian calendar
0649 Li Shimin, Emperor of China (b.599) on this day in history.
0983 On July - 10 benedict VI, Italian Pope (974-83), dies
0988 On this day in history the city of Dublin is founded on the banks of the river Liffey.
1031 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 on this day in history.
1040 On July - 10 lady Godiva rides naked on horseback to force her husband, the Earl of Mercia, to lower taxes
1086 On this day in history knut IV, the Saint, king of Denmark (1080-86), murdered
1103 On this day in history erik I Ejegod, the good hearted, King of Denmark (1095-1103), dies
1212 On July - 10 the most severe of several early fires of London burns most of the city to the ground.
1460 On July - 10 wars of Roses: Richard of York defeats King Henry VI at Northampton
1480 René, last heir of house of Anjou, dies on July - 10.
1509 On this day in history the birth of John Calvin, French religious reformer
1509 On July - 10 john Calvin, Protestant religious reformer/theologian
1517 Odet de Coligny, Cardinal of Châtillon/bishop on July - 10.
1520 On this day in history 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 Jacob Van Campen, Reconstruction bishop, beheaded on July - 10.
1553 On this day in history lady Jane Grey becomes queen of England
1559 On July - 10 henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies
1568 Battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish on July - 10.
1573 On this day in history willem van Bronkhorst, Brattenburg/Stein/army leader, dies
1584 Spanish army leader Richebourg conquerors Liefkenshoek, Belgium on July - 10.
1584 Willem I "the Silent", [Willem of Orange], earl of Nassau, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1594 On July - 10 paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40
1598 On July - 10 spanish theater plays "Moros y Los Cristianos" in Rio Grande
1609 Catholic German monarchy forms Catholic League on this day in history.
1627 On this day in history english fleet under George Villiers reach La Rochelle [NS=June 20]
1629 On July - 10 1st non-Separatist Congregational Church in US founded (Salem, MA)
1638 On this day in history david Teniers III, Flemish painter (carpet cartons)
1645 Battle at Langport Somerset: Cromwell's New Model-army beats Royalists on July - 10.
1652 On this day in history england declares war on Netherlands
1668 On this day in history adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer, dies at 45