Historical Events In July - 10
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
0138 Publius A Hadrianus, Roman emperor (117-138), dies on this day in history.
0518 Anastasius I Dikoros, [Dyrrhachium/Durazzo], Byzantine emperor, dies on July - 10.
0552 On July - 10 origin of Armenian calendar
0649 On this day in history li Shimin, Emperor of China (b.599)
0983 On this day in history benedict VI, Italian Pope (974-83), dies
0988 The city of Dublin is founded on the banks of the river Liffey on this day in history.
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 Lady Godiva rides naked on horseback to force her husband, the Earl of Mercia, to lower taxes on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1212 The most severe of several early fires of London burns most of the city to the ground on this day in history.
1460 On this day in history wars of Roses: Richard of York defeats King Henry VI at Northampton
1480 On July - 10 rené, last heir of house of Anjou, dies
1509 On July - 10 the birth of John Calvin, French religious reformer
1509 On July - 10 john Calvin, Protestant religious reformer/theologian
1517 On July - 10 odet de Coligny, Cardinal of Châtillon/bishop
1520 King Charles V & King Henry VIII signs treaty of Calais on July - 10.
1526 Philip III van Croij, duke of Aarschot/earl of Porcien on July - 10.
1535 Jacob Van Campen, Reconstruction bishop, beheaded on this day in history.
1553 On July - 10 lady Jane Grey becomes queen of England
1559 On July - 10 henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies
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 this day in history.
1584 Willem I "the Silent", [Willem of Orange], earl of Nassau, dies at 51 on July - 10.
1594 On this day in history paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40
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 On this day in history english fleet under George Villiers reach La Rochelle [NS=June 20]
1629 1st non-Separatist Congregational Church in US founded (Salem, MA) on this day in history.
1638 David Teniers III, Flemish painter (carpet cartons) on July - 10.
1645 On this day in history battle at Langport Somerset: Cromwell's New Model-army beats Royalists
1652 On this day in history england declares war on Netherlands
1668 Adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer, dies at 45 on July - 10.