Historical Events In July - 13
Monday, 17 February 2020
0574 On July - 13 john III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0574 John III, Italian Pope (561-74), dies on July - 13.
0939 Leo VII, Italian Pope (936-39), dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history scottish King William captured
1205 On July - 13 hubert Walter, Archbishop of Canterbury and Justicier of England
1309 Jan I van Nassau, bishop of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history hunger appeal by women of Utrecht
1527 On this day in history the birth of John Dee, English scientist
1527 John Dee, London, alchemist/astrologer/mathematician on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 this day in history.
1608 Ferdinand III, King of Hungary/Bohemia/German Emperor (1637-57) on this day in history.
1621 On this day in history 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 July - 13.
1755 On this day in history edward Braddock, British general, dies in battle at Pittsburgh
1762 On July - 13 james Bradley 3rd Astronomer Royal, dies
1762 On this day in history james Bradley, 3rd Astronomer Royal, dies
1772 Capt James Cook begins 2nd trip (Resolution) to South Seas on July - 13.
1773 Wilhelm H Wackenroder, German writer (Fantasies about Art) on July - 13.
1777 On this day in history 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 On July - 13 ord of 1787-a territory can become 3 to 5 states at 60,000 pop