Historical Events In July - 10
Thursday, 02 July 2020
0138 On July - 10 publius A Hadrianus, Roman emperor (117-138), dies
0518 On July - 10 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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1103 On July - 10 erik I Ejegod, the good hearted, King of Denmark (1095-1103), dies
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 this day in history renĂ©, 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 this day in history.
1517 On July - 10 odet de Coligny, Cardinal of ChĂ˘tillon/bishop
1520 On July - 10 king Charles V & King Henry VIII signs treaty of Calais
1526 On this day in history philip III van Croij, duke of Aarschot/earl of Porcien
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 July - 10.
1568 Battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish on July - 10.
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 this day in history willem I "the Silent", [Willem of Orange], earl of Nassau, dies at 51
1594 On July - 10 paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40
1598 On this day in history spanish theater plays "Moros y Los Cristianos" in Rio Grande
1609 Catholic German monarchy forms Catholic League on July - 10.
1627 On July - 10 english fleet under George Villiers reach La Rochelle [NS=June 20]
1629 1st non-Separatist Congregational Church in US founded (Salem, MA) on July - 10.
1638 On this day in history david Teniers III, Flemish painter (carpet cartons)
1645 On July - 10 battle at Langport Somerset: Cromwell's New Model-army beats Royalists
1652 England declares war on Netherlands on this day in history.
1668 On this day in history adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer, dies at 45