Historical Events In July - 14
Saturday, 31 July 2021
0664 Deusdedit of Canterbury, Archbishop of Canterbury on July - 14.
0937 Arnulf, Duke of Bavaria on July - 14.
1099 Jerusalem captured in First Crusade on July - 14.
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 On this day in history jacob de Voragine, Italian bishop/writer (Golden Legend), dies
1420 Battle at Vitkov Zizka's hill (Prague): Taboriets beat Bohemia on July - 14.
1486 Andrea del Sarto, Italy, painter (Recollets) on this day in history.
1520 Battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes & Tlascala's vs Aztecs on July - 14.
1535 Emperor Charles V conquerors Tunis on this day in history.
1544 On this day in history english troops attack The Canal
1575 Richard Taverner, English Bible translator on July - 14.
1581 English jesuit Edmund Campion arrested on July - 14.
1602 The birth of Jules Mazarin, French statesman on this day in history.
1602 On this day in history jules Mazarin, France, cardinal, French 1st Minister (1642-61)
1610 On July - 14 ferdinand II, monarch of Toscane
1614 On July - 14 camillus de Lellis, Ital soldier/monastery founder/saint, dies at 64
1682 Henry Purcell appointed organist of Chapel Royal, London on July - 14.
1698 On July - 14 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 On this day in history battle of Aland, Russian fleet overpowers larger Swedish fleet
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 Cornelis Hop, Amsterdams regent/diplomat, dies at 77 on July - 14.
1769 On this day in history the de Portolá Expedition establishes a base in California, and sets out to find the Port of Monterey (now Monterey, California).
1770 On this day in history 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 George Ross, US judge/signer (Declaration of Independence), dies at 49 on July - 14.
1788 On July - 14 johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60
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 this day in history.
1789 On this day in history bastille Day-French Revolution begins with the fall of Bastille
1791 On this day in history the Priestley Riots drive Joseph Priestley, a supporter of the French Revolution, out of Birmingham, England.