Historical Events In July - 14
Thursday, 03 December 2020
0664 On this day in history deusdedit of Canterbury, Archbishop of Canterbury
0937 On July - 14 arnulf, Duke of Bavaria
1099 On this day in history jerusalem captured in First Crusade
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 On July - 14 jacob de Voragine, Italian bishop/writer (Golden Legend), dies
1420 On this day in history battle at Vitkov Zizka's hill (Prague): Taboriets beat Bohemia
1486 On this day in history andrea del Sarto, Italy, painter (Recollets)
1520 Battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes & Tlascala's vs Aztecs on this day in history.
1535 On July - 14 emperor Charles V conquerors Tunis
1544 On July - 14 english troops attack The Canal
1575 Richard Taverner, English Bible translator on July - 14.
1581 On July - 14 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 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 The Darien scheme begins with five ships, bearing about 1,200 people, departing Leith for the Isthmus of Panama on this day in history.
1707 Jacques-Philippe Lamoninary, composer on July - 14.
1711 Johan Willem Friso, Prince of Orange/(Nassau-Dietz), drowns at 23 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history thomas Rowlandson, English painter/cartoonist/etcher
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 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 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 July - 14.
1789 On July - 14 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 July - 14.