Historical Events In July - 14
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
0664 Deusdedit of Canterbury, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
0937 On July - 14 arnulf, Duke of Bavaria
1099 On this day in history jerusalem captured in First Crusade
1223 On July - 14 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 this day in history.
1298 On July - 14 jacob de Voragine, Italian bishop/writer (Golden Legend), dies
1420 On July - 14 battle at Vitkov Zizka's hill (Prague): Taboriets beat Bohemia
1486 Andrea del Sarto, Italy, painter (Recollets) on this day in history.
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 On July - 14 english jesuit Edmund Campion arrested
1602 On July - 14 the birth of Jules Mazarin, French statesman
1602 On this day in history jules Mazarin, France, cardinal, French 1st Minister (1642-61)
1610 On this day in history ferdinand II, monarch of Toscane
1614 On this day in history camillus de Lellis, Ital soldier/monastery founder/saint, dies at 64
1682 Henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1744 Immanuel J Pyra, German poet (Temple of True Poetry), dies at 28 on July - 14.
1756 Thomas Rowlandson, English painter/cartoonist/etcher on this day in history.
1762 On this day in history 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 July - 14.
1770 David 't Kindt, Flemish architect (Mammelokker, Ghent), dies at 71 on July - 14.
1771 On July - 14 mission San Antonio de Padua founded in California
1779 George Ross, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence), dies at 49 on this day in history.
1788 On this day in history johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60
1789 On July - 14 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 The Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England on this day in history.