Historical Events In July - 14
Friday, 19 August 2022
0664 Deusdedit of Canterbury, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
0937 Arnulf, Duke of Bavaria on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 July - 14 andrea del Sarto, Italy, painter (Recollets)
1520 On this day in history battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes & Tlascala's vs Aztecs
1535 On this day in history emperor Charles V conquerors Tunis
1544 English troops attack The Canal on July - 14.
1575 Richard Taverner, English Bible translator on July - 14.
1581 English jesuit Edmund Campion arrested on this day in history.
1602 On July - 14 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 On July - 14 camillus de Lellis, Ital soldier/monastery founder/saint, dies at 64
1682 Henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London on July - 14.
1698 The Darien scheme begins with five ships, bearing about 1,200 people, departing Leith for the Isthmus of Panama on this day in history.
1707 Jacques-Philippe Lamoninary, composer on this day in history.
1711 On this day in history johan Willem Friso, Prince of Orange/(Nassau-Dietz), drowns at 23
1714 On this day in history battle of Aland, Russian fleet overpowers larger Swedish fleet
1744 Immanuel J Pyra, German poet (Temple of True Poetry), dies at 28 on July - 14.
1756 Thomas Rowlandson, English painter/cartoonist/etcher on July - 14.
1762 Cornelis Hop, Amsterdams regent/diplomat, dies at 77 on July - 14.
1769 On July - 14 the de Portolá Expedition establishes a base in California, and sets out to find the Port of Monterey (now Monterey, California).
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 On July - 14 george Ross, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence), dies at 49
1788 On July - 14 johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60
1789 On this day in history bastille Day-citizens of Paris storm Bastille prison
1789 The French revolution begins with the storming of the Bastille prison on this day in history.
1789 Bastille Day-French Revolution begins with the fall of Bastille on this day in history.
1791 On this day in history the Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England.