Historical Events In July - 10
Friday, 15 November 2019
0138 Publius A Hadrianus, Roman emperor (117-138), dies on July - 10.
0518 On July - 10 anastasius I Dikoros, [Dyrrhachium/Durazzo], Byzantine emperor, dies
0552 Origin of Armenian calendar on July - 10.
0649 On July - 10 li Shimin, Emperor of China (b.599)
0983 Benedict VI, Italian Pope (974-83), dies on July - 10.
0988 On July - 10 the city of Dublin is founded on the banks of the river Liffey.
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 July - 10 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 July - 10.
1103 On this day in history 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 July - 10.
1460 Wars of Roses: Richard of York defeats King Henry VI at Northampton on this day in history.
1480 RenĂ©, last heir of house of Anjou, dies on this day in history.
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 King Charles V & King Henry VIII signs treaty of Calais on this day in history.
1526 On July - 10 philip III van Croij, duke of Aarschot/earl of Porcien
1535 Jacob Van Campen, Reconstruction bishop, beheaded on this day in history.
1553 Lady Jane Grey becomes queen of England on this day in history.
1559 Henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies on this day in history.
1568 On this day in history battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish
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 On July - 10 willem I "the Silent", [Willem of Orange], earl of Nassau, dies at 51
1594 Paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40 on this day in history.
1598 Spanish theater plays "Moros y Los Cristianos" in Rio Grande on July - 10.
1609 Catholic German monarchy forms Catholic League on this day in history.
1627 English fleet under George Villiers reach La Rochelle [NS=June 20] on July - 10.
1629 1st non-Separatist Congregational Church in US founded (Salem, MA) on July - 10.
1638 David Teniers III, Flemish painter (carpet cartons) on this day in history.
1645 On July - 10 battle at Langport Somerset: Cromwell's New Model-army beats Royalists
1652 On July - 10 england declares war on Netherlands
1668 Adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.