Historical Events In July - 13
Sunday, 27 September 2020
0574 On this day in history john III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0574 John III, Italian Pope (561-74), dies on this day in history.
0939 Leo VII, Italian Pope (936-39), dies on this day in history.
1024 On this day in history the Holy Roman Emperor Henry II dies at age 51 after a 10-year reign
1024 On this day in history henry II, the Monk, German King (1002-24), dies
1105 On this day in history rashi, [Rabbi Shlomo Yitzaki], Jewish intellectual, dies
1174 Scottish King William captured on this day in history.
1205 Hubert Walter, Archbishop of Canterbury and Justicier of England on July - 13.
1309 On this day in history jan I van Nassau, bishop of Utrecht, dies
1380 On this day in history bertrand du Guesclin, French King of Granada, dies at about 60
1396 On July - 13 philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy
1522 Hunger appeal by women of Utrecht on this day in history.
1527 The birth of John Dee, English scientist on July - 13.
1527 On July - 13 john Dee, London, alchemist/astrologer/mathematician
1558 Battle of Gravelines: In France, Spanish forces led by Count Lamoral of Egmont defeat the French forces of Marshal Paul des Thermes at Gravelines on July - 13.
1568 On this day in history dean of St Paul's Cathedral perfects a way to bottle beer
1573 Haarlem surrenders after 7 months to Spanish army on this day in history.
1590 Clement X, [Emilio Altieri], Italy, Pope (1670-76) on this day in history.
1608 Ferdinand III, King of Hungary/Bohemia/German Emperor (1637-57) on this day in history.
1621 On July - 13 albrecht/Albertus, archduke of Austria, dies at 61
1643 Battle at Roundway Down: Royalists beat parliamentary armies on this day in history.
1645 On this day in history aleksei Romanov succeeds his father Michael as czar of Russia
1657 Oliver Cromwell constrains English army leader John Lambert on July - 13.
1668 On July - 13 van Marco Cesti's opera "Il Pomo d'Oro," premieres in Vienna
1700 Russian-Turkish peace on this day in history.
1755 Edward Braddock, British general, dies in battle at Pittsburgh on July - 13.
1762 James Bradley 3rd Astronomer Royal, dies on this day in history.
1762 On July - 13 james Bradley, 3rd Astronomer Royal, dies
1772 Capt James Cook begins 2nd trip (Resolution) to South Seas on this day in history.
1773 Wilhelm H Wackenroder, German writer (Fantasies about Art) on July - 13.
1777 On July - 13 guillaume Coustou Jr, French sculptor (Apollo/Mars/Venus), dies at 61
1785 Stephen Hopkins, US judge/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 78 on this day in history.
1787 On July - 13 congress establishes Northwest Territory (excludes slavery)
1787 Ord of 1787-a territory can become 3 to 5 states at 60,000 pop on July - 13.