Historical Events In July - 14
Thursday, 21 March 2019
0664 On this day in history deusdedit of Canterbury, Archbishop of Canterbury
0937 On this day in history arnulf, Duke of Bavaria
1099 On this day in history jerusalem captured in First Crusade
1223 Louis VIII becomes King of France upon the death of his father, Philip II of France on this day in history.
1223 Philippe II Augustus, King of France (1180-1223), dies at 57 on July - 14.
1298 Jacob de Voragine, Italian bishop/writer (Golden Legend), dies on this day in history.
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 July - 14 battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes & Tlascala's vs Aztecs
1535 Emperor Charles V conquerors Tunis on July - 14.
1544 On this day in history english troops attack The Canal
1575 On July - 14 richard Taverner, English Bible translator
1581 On this day in history english jesuit Edmund Campion arrested
1602 The birth of Jules Mazarin, French statesman on this day in history.
1602 Jules Mazarin, France, cardinal, French 1st Minister (1642-61) on July - 14.
1610 Ferdinand II, monarch of Toscane on this day in history.
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 Jacques-Philippe Lamoninary, composer on July - 14.
1711 Johan Willem Friso, Prince of Orange/(Nassau-Dietz), drowns at 23 on July - 14.
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 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 Portolá Expedition establishes a base in California, and sets out to find the Port of Monterey (now Monterey, California) on July - 14.
1770 On this day in history david 't Kindt, Flemish architect (Mammelokker, Ghent), dies at 71
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 this day in history.
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 On July - 14 bastille Day-French Revolution begins with the fall of Bastille
1791 On July - 14 the Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England.