Historical Events In July - 10
Thursday, 24 January 2019
0138 Publius A Hadrianus, Roman emperor (117-138), dies on July - 10.
0518 On this day in history anastasius I Dikoros, [Dyrrhachium/Durazzo], Byzantine emperor, dies
0552 On July - 10 origin of Armenian calendar
0649 On July - 10 li Shimin, Emperor of China (b.599)
0983 On this day in history 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 July - 10.
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 July - 10 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 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 this day in history the birth of John Calvin, French religious reformer
1509 John Calvin, Protestant religious reformer/theologian on July - 10.
1517 Odet de Coligny, Cardinal of Châtillon/bishop on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1535 On July - 10 jacob Van Campen, Reconstruction bishop, beheaded
1553 On July - 10 lady Jane Grey becomes queen of England
1559 Henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies on this day in history.
1568 Battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish on this day in history.
1573 Willem van Bronkhorst, Brattenburg/Stein/army leader, dies on July - 10.
1584 On this day in history spanish army leader Richebourg conquerors Liefkenshoek, Belgium
1584 On July - 10 willem I "the Silent", [Willem of Orange], earl of Nassau, dies at 51
1594 Paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40 on July - 10.
1598 On this day in history spanish theater plays "Moros y Los Cristianos" in Rio Grande
1609 On this day in history catholic German monarchy forms Catholic League
1627 On July - 10 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 David Teniers III, Flemish painter (carpet cartons) on this day in history.
1645 Battle at Langport Somerset: Cromwell's New Model-army beats Royalists on July - 10.
1652 England declares war on Netherlands on this day in history.
1668 On July - 10 adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer, dies at 45