Historical Events In July - 14
Monday, 06 July 2020
0664 Deusdedit of Canterbury, Archbishop of Canterbury on July - 14.
0937 On this day in history arnulf, Duke of Bavaria
1099 Jerusalem captured in First Crusade on this day in history.
1223 Louis VIII becomes King of France upon the death of his father, Philip II of France on this day in history.
1223 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1486 Andrea del Sarto, Italy, painter (Recollets) on July - 14.
1520 On this day in history battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes & Tlascala's vs Aztecs
1535 Emperor Charles V conquerors Tunis on this day in history.
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 July - 14.
1602 Jules Mazarin, France, cardinal, French 1st Minister (1642-61) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London
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 On July - 14 jacques-Philippe Lamoninary, composer
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 On July - 14 immanuel J Pyra, German poet (Temple of True Poetry), dies at 28
1756 Thomas Rowlandson, English painter/cartoonist/etcher on this day in history.
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 On July - 14 david 't Kindt, Flemish architect (Mammelokker, Ghent), dies at 71
1771 On this day in history mission San Antonio de Padua founded in California
1779 On July - 14 george Ross, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence), dies at 49
1788 Johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1789 Bastille Day-citizens of Paris storm Bastille prison on this day in history.
1789 On July - 14 the French revolution begins with the storming of the Bastille prison
1789 On this day in history bastille Day-French Revolution begins with the fall of Bastille
1791 The Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England on this day in history.