Historical Events In July - 14
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
0664 Deusdedit of Canterbury, Archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
0937 On July - 14 arnulf, Duke of Bavaria
1099 On July - 14 jerusalem captured in First Crusade
1223 Louis VIII becomes King of France upon the death of his father, Philip II of France on July - 14.
1223 On July - 14 philippe II Augustus, King of France (1180-1223), dies at 57
1298 Jacob de Voragine, Italian bishop/writer (Golden Legend), dies on July - 14.
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 July - 14 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 On July - 14 jules Mazarin, France, cardinal, French 1st Minister (1642-61)
1610 On this day in history ferdinand II, monarch of Toscane
1614 Camillus de Lellis, Ital soldier/monastery founder/saint, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1682 On this day in history henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London
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 On this day in history jacques-Philippe Lamoninary, composer
1711 On July - 14 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 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 Cornelis Hop, Amsterdams regent/diplomat, dies at 77 on July - 14.
1769 The de PortolĂˇ 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 July - 14.
1788 Johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60 on July - 14.
1789 Bastille Day-citizens of Paris storm Bastille prison on July - 14.
1789 The French revolution begins with the storming of the Bastille prison on July - 14.
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 July - 14.