Historical Events In July - 14
Friday, 19 July 2019
0664 On July - 14 deusdedit of Canterbury, Archbishop of Canterbury
0937 On this day in history arnulf, Duke of Bavaria
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 this day in history.
1298 Jacob de Voragine, Italian bishop/writer (Golden Legend), dies on this day in history.
1420 On this day in history 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 On July - 14 english troops attack The Canal
1575 On this day in history richard Taverner, English Bible translator
1581 On July - 14 english jesuit Edmund Campion arrested
1602 The birth of Jules Mazarin, French statesman on July - 14.
1602 Jules Mazarin, France, cardinal, French 1st Minister (1642-61) on July - 14.
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 On this day in history henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London
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 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 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 this day in history.
1770 David 't Kindt, Flemish architect (Mammelokker, Ghent), dies at 71 on July - 14.
1771 Mission San Antonio de Padua founded in California on July - 14.
1779 On this day in history george Ross, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence), dies at 49
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 July - 14 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 On this day in history the Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England.