Historical Events In July - 14
Sunday, 17 November 2019
0664 Deusdedit of Canterbury, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
0937 Arnulf, Duke of Bavaria on July - 14.
1099 Jerusalem captured in First Crusade on this day in history.
1223 Louis VIII becomes King of France upon the death of his father, Philip II of France on July - 14.
1223 Philippe II Augustus, King of France (1180-1223), dies at 57 on this day in history.
1298 On July - 14 jacob de Voragine, Italian bishop/writer (Golden Legend), dies
1420 Battle at Vitkov Zizka's hill (Prague): Taboriets beat Bohemia on this day in history.
1486 On this day in history andrea del Sarto, Italy, painter (Recollets)
1520 On this day in history battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes & Tlascala's vs Aztecs
1535 Emperor Charles V conquerors Tunis on this day in history.
1544 English troops attack The Canal on this day in history.
1575 Richard Taverner, English Bible translator on this day in history.
1581 English jesuit Edmund Campion arrested on July - 14.
1602 On this day in history the birth of Jules Mazarin, French statesman
1602 Jules Mazarin, France, cardinal, French 1st Minister (1642-61) on this day in history.
1610 Ferdinand II, monarch of Toscane on July - 14.
1614 Camillus de Lellis, Ital soldier/monastery founder/saint, dies at 64 on July - 14.
1682 Henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London on July - 14.
1698 On this day in history the Darien scheme begins with five ships, bearing about 1,200 people, departing Leith for the Isthmus of Panama.
1707 On July - 14 jacques-Philippe Lamoninary, composer
1711 Johan Willem Friso, Prince of Orange/(Nassau-Dietz), drowns at 23 on this day in history.
1714 Battle of Aland, Russian fleet overpowers larger Swedish fleet on July - 14.
1744 Immanuel J Pyra, German poet (Temple of True Poetry), dies at 28 on this day in history.
1756 On this day in history thomas Rowlandson, English painter/cartoonist/etcher
1762 On this day in history cornelis Hop, Amsterdams regent/diplomat, dies at 77
1769 On this day in history the de PortolĂˇ Expedition establishes a base in California, and sets out to find the Port of Monterey (now Monterey, California).
1770 On this day in history david 't Kindt, Flemish architect (Mammelokker, Ghent), dies at 71
1771 Mission San Antonio de Padua founded in California on July - 14.
1779 On this day in history george Ross, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence), dies at 49
1788 Johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60 on July - 14.
1789 On July - 14 bastille Day-citizens of Paris storm Bastille prison
1789 On July - 14 the French revolution begins with the storming of the Bastille prison
1789 Bastille Day-French Revolution begins with the fall of Bastille on this day in history.
1791 The Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England on this day in history.