Historical Events In July - 14
Saturday, 21 September 2019
0664 On this day in history deusdedit of Canterbury, Archbishop of Canterbury
0937 Arnulf, Duke of Bavaria on this day in history.
1099 Jerusalem captured in First Crusade on July - 14.
1223 On July - 14 louis VIII becomes King of France upon the death of his father, Philip II of France.
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 this day in history.
1420 Battle at Vitkov Zizka's hill (Prague): Taboriets beat Bohemia on July - 14.
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 English troops attack The Canal on this day in history.
1575 On July - 14 richard Taverner, English Bible translator
1581 English jesuit Edmund Campion arrested on this day in history.
1602 The birth of Jules Mazarin, French statesman on July - 14.
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 July - 14.
1682 Henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London on this day in history.
1698 On July - 14 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 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 this day in history.
1744 Immanuel J Pyra, German poet (Temple of True Poetry), dies at 28 on this day in history.
1756 On July - 14 thomas Rowlandson, English painter/cartoonist/etcher
1762 On this day in history cornelis Hop, Amsterdams regent/diplomat, dies at 77
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 Mission San Antonio de Padua founded in California on this day in history.
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 Bastille Day-citizens of Paris storm Bastille prison on July - 14.
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 this day in history.
1791 The Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England on this day in history.