Historical Events In July - 13
Friday, 10 July 2020
0574 John III ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0574 John III, Italian Pope (561-74), dies on this day in history.
0939 On this day in history leo VII, Italian Pope (936-39), dies
1024 On July - 13 the Holy Roman Emperor Henry II dies at age 51 after a 10-year reign
1024 On July - 13 henry II, the Monk, German King (1002-24), dies
1105 Rashi, [Rabbi Shlomo Yitzaki], Jewish intellectual, dies on July - 13.
1174 Scottish King William captured on July - 13.
1205 Hubert Walter, Archbishop of Canterbury and Justicier of England on this day in history.
1309 Jan I van Nassau, bishop of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
1380 On July - 13 bertrand du Guesclin, French King of Granada, dies at about 60
1396 Philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy on this day in history.
1522 Hunger appeal by women of Utrecht on July - 13.
1527 On July - 13 the birth of John Dee, English scientist
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 this day in history.
1568 On July - 13 dean of St Paul's Cathedral perfects a way to bottle beer
1573 On July - 13 haarlem surrenders after 7 months to Spanish army
1590 On this day in history clement X, [Emilio Altieri], Italy, Pope (1670-76)
1608 On this day in history ferdinand III, King of Hungary/Bohemia/German Emperor (1637-57)
1621 Albrecht/Albertus, archduke of Austria, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1643 Battle at Roundway Down: Royalists beat parliamentary armies on July - 13.
1645 Aleksei Romanov succeeds his father Michael as czar of Russia on this day in history.
1657 On July - 13 oliver Cromwell constrains English army leader John Lambert
1668 Van Marco Cesti's opera "Il Pomo d'Oro," premieres in Vienna on July - 13.
1700 Russian-Turkish peace on July - 13.
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 James Bradley, 3rd Astronomer Royal, dies on this day in history.
1772 Capt James Cook begins 2nd trip (Resolution) to South Seas on July - 13.
1773 On July - 13 wilhelm H Wackenroder, German writer (Fantasies about Art)
1777 On this day in history guillaume Coustou Jr, French sculptor (Apollo/Mars/Venus), dies at 61
1785 On July - 13 stephen Hopkins, US judge/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 78
1787 Congress establishes Northwest Territory (excludes slavery) on July - 13.
1787 On this day in history ord of 1787-a territory can become 3 to 5 states at 60,000 pop