Historical Events In July - 13
Sunday, 18 August 2019
0574 On this day in history john III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0574 On this day in history john III, Italian Pope (561-74), dies
0939 On this day in history leo VII, Italian Pope (936-39), dies
1024 The Holy Roman Emperor Henry II dies at age 51 after a 10-year reign on July - 13.
1024 Henry II, the Monk, German King (1002-24), dies on this day in history.
1105 Rashi, [Rabbi Shlomo Yitzaki], Jewish intellectual, dies on July - 13.
1174 On July - 13 scottish King William captured
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 July - 13.
1380 On this day in history bertrand du Guesclin, French King of Granada, dies at about 60
1396 On this day in history philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy
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 On July - 13 battle of Gravelines: In France, Spanish forces led by Count Lamoral of Egmont defeat the French forces of Marshal Paul des Thermes at Gravelines.
1568 On July - 13 dean of St Paul's Cathedral perfects a way to bottle beer
1573 On this day in history haarlem surrenders after 7 months to Spanish army
1590 Clement X, [Emilio Altieri], Italy, Pope (1670-76) on July - 13.
1608 Ferdinand III, King of Hungary/Bohemia/German Emperor (1637-57) on July - 13.
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 Aleksei Romanov succeeds his father Michael as czar of Russia on this day in history.
1657 On this day in history oliver Cromwell constrains English army leader John Lambert
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 On this day in history edward Braddock, British general, dies in battle at Pittsburgh
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 On July - 13 capt James Cook begins 2nd trip (Resolution) to South Seas
1773 On this day in history wilhelm H Wackenroder, German writer (Fantasies about Art)
1777 On July - 13 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 July - 13 ord of 1787-a territory can become 3 to 5 states at 60,000 pop