Historical Events In July - 14
Friday, 24 May 2019
0664 Deusdedit of Canterbury, Archbishop of Canterbury on July - 14.
0937 Arnulf, Duke of Bavaria on July - 14.
1099 Jerusalem captured in First Crusade on this day in history.
1223 On this day in history louis VIII becomes King of France upon the death of his father, Philip II of France.
1223 Philippe II Augustus, King of France (1180-1223), dies at 57 on July - 14.
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 Andrea del Sarto, Italy, painter (Recollets) on this day in history.
1520 Battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes & Tlascala's vs Aztecs on July - 14.
1535 On this day in history emperor Charles V conquerors Tunis
1544 On this day in history english troops attack The Canal
1575 On July - 14 richard Taverner, English Bible translator
1581 English jesuit Edmund Campion arrested on July - 14.
1602 The birth of Jules Mazarin, French statesman on July - 14.
1602 On this day in history jules Mazarin, France, cardinal, French 1st Minister (1642-61)
1610 On July - 14 ferdinand II, monarch of Toscane
1614 Camillus de Lellis, Ital soldier/monastery founder/saint, dies at 64 on this day in history.
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 Jacques-Philippe Lamoninary, composer on July - 14.
1711 On this day in history johan Willem Friso, Prince of Orange/(Nassau-Dietz), drowns at 23
1714 Battle of Aland, Russian fleet overpowers larger Swedish fleet on July - 14.
1744 On this day in history immanuel J Pyra, German poet (Temple of True Poetry), dies at 28
1756 Thomas Rowlandson, English painter/cartoonist/etcher on July - 14.
1762 On July - 14 cornelis Hop, Amsterdams regent/diplomat, dies at 77
1769 The de Portolá Expedition establishes a base in California, and sets out to find the Port of Monterey (now Monterey, California) on this day in history.
1770 On July - 14 david 't Kindt, Flemish architect (Mammelokker, Ghent), dies at 71
1771 Mission San Antonio de Padua founded in California on this day in history.
1779 On this day in history george Ross, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence), dies at 49
1788 On this day in history johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60
1789 On this day in history bastille Day-citizens of Paris storm Bastille prison
1789 On this day in history the French revolution begins with the storming of the Bastille prison
1789 Bastille Day-French Revolution begins with the fall of Bastille on July - 14.
1791 On July - 14 the Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England.