Historical Events In July - 10
Thursday, 23 May 2019
0138 Publius A Hadrianus, Roman emperor (117-138), dies on July - 10.
0518 Anastasius I Dikoros, [Dyrrhachium/Durazzo], Byzantine emperor, dies on this day in history.
0552 On July - 10 origin of Armenian calendar
0649 Li Shimin, Emperor of China (b.599) on this day in history.
0983 Benedict VI, Italian Pope (974-83), dies on July - 10.
0988 The city of Dublin is founded on the banks of the river Liffey on this day in history.
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 Lady Godiva rides naked on horseback to force her husband, the Earl of Mercia, to lower taxes on July - 10.
1086 On July - 10 knut IV, the Saint, king of Denmark (1080-86), murdered
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 July - 10.
1460 Wars of Roses: Richard of York defeats King Henry VI at Northampton on this day in history.
1480 René, last heir of house of Anjou, dies on July - 10.
1509 On July - 10 the birth of John Calvin, French religious reformer
1509 On this day in history john Calvin, Protestant religious reformer/theologian
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 On this day in history philip III van Croij, duke of Aarschot/earl of Porcien
1535 Jacob Van Campen, Reconstruction bishop, beheaded on July - 10.
1553 On July - 10 lady Jane Grey becomes queen of England
1559 Henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies on July - 10.
1568 On this day in history battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish
1573 Willem van Bronkhorst, Brattenburg/Stein/army leader, dies on this day in history.
1584 On this day in history spanish army leader Richebourg conquerors Liefkenshoek, Belgium
1584 Willem I "the Silent", [Willem of Orange], earl of Nassau, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1594 On this day in history paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40
1598 On July - 10 spanish theater plays "Moros y Los Cristianos" in Rio Grande
1609 On July - 10 catholic German monarchy forms Catholic League
1627 On July - 10 english fleet under George Villiers reach La Rochelle [NS=June 20]
1629 On this day in history 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 this day in history adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer, dies at 45