Historical Events In July - 12
Sunday, 24 March 2019
0526 On this day in history st Felix IV begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0783 On this day in history bertha "with the great feet", wife of French king Pippin III, dies
1073 Johannes Gualbertus, Italian monk/saint, dies on this day in history.
1109 Crusaders capture Syria's harbor city of Tripoli on this day in history.
1191 On this day in history richard Coeur de Lion & Crusaders defeat Saracens in Palestine
1290 Jews are expelled from England by order of King Edward I on this day in history.
1389 On July - 12 in England, Geoffrey Chaucer is named chief clerk by Richard II
1429 John [Jean C] Gerson, Fren theologist (Theologica mystic), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1442 On this day in history king Alfonso V of Aragon becomes king of Naples
1450 On July - 12 jack Cade slain in a revolt against British King Henry VI
1450 Jack Cade, slain in a revolt against British King Henry VI on July - 12.
1472 Richard Plantagenet, Duke of Gloucester and later King of England, marries Anne Neville, daughter of the Earl of Warwick, in Westminister Abbey on this day in history.
1536 On this day in history desiderius Erasmus, humanist/priest (Novum instrumentum omne), dies
1542 French troops under Maarten van Rossem occupies Flanders on this day in history.
1543 On this day in history england's King Henry VIII weds Catherine Parr (6th & last wife)
1545 Maria Manuela van Portugal, niece of Spanish king Philip II, dies on this day in history.
1549 English boer army occupies Norwich on July - 12.
1575 On this day in history willem van Orange marries Charlotte de Bourbon
1575 On July - 12 renée/Renata de France, duchess of Ferara/daughter of Louis XII, dies
1580 On July - 12 ostrog Bible, the first printed Bible in a Slavic language, is published.
1627 On this day in history english fleet under George Villiers lands on the Rhe [NS=June 22]
1630 On this day in history new Amsterdam's governor buys Gull Island from Indians for cargo, renames it Oyster Island, it is later known as Ellis Island
1633 Simon Besler, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1640 Henry Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz, dies on this day in history.
1644 On July - 12 arnold Moonen, Dutch vicar/literature (David's holy saint graduals)
1675 On this day in history evaristo E Felice dall' Abaco, Italian cellist/composer
1679 On July - 12 britain's King Charles II ratified Habeas Corpus Act
1689 On this day in history orangeman's Day-Battle of Boyne, Protestant victory in Ireland
1690 Orangeman's yearly celebration (The battle of the Orange) - Actually "Battle of the Boyne" ( 1 July 1690), when Protestant had victory in Ireland on July - 12.
1690 Battle of Boyne-King William III defeats catholic king James II on this day in history.
1691 Battle of Aughrim (Aghrim) England, William III beats James II on July - 12.
1691 Antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII on July - 12.
1693 On this day in history john Ashby, English admiral
1700 Gelderland accepts Gregorian calendar; yesterday is June 30, 1700 on July - 12.