Historical Events In July - 15
Tuesday, 09 August 2022
0410 On July - 15 poland & Lithuania defeat Teutonic Knights at Tannenberg
0668 On this day in history constantius II, emperor of Byzantium, dies at 37
1085 On this day in history the Norman Robert Guiscard dies of fever at age 60 after regaining Corfu and Kephalonia, which his son Bohemund had lost
1085 Robert Guiscard, Duke of Apulia & Calabria, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1099 Jerusalem falls to the Crusaders after a siege of just over one month The streets of the city run with blood as the Crusaders slaughter 40,000 and set fire to mosques and synagogues, and the First Crusade comes to an end on this day in history.
1099 On this day in history 1st Crusaders capture, plunder Jerusalem
1205 Pope Innocent III states Jews are doomed to perpetual servitudea and subjugation due to crucifixion of Jesus on this day in history.
1207 John of England expels Canterbury monks for supporting Archbishop of Canterbury Stephen Langton on this day in history.
1240 On this day in history a Novgorodian army led by Alexander Nevsky defeats the Swedes in the Battle of the Neva.
1274 John F Bonaventura, Ital/French theologist/dominican/saint, dies on July - 15.
1291 Rudolf I, King of Germany & Holy Roman Empire, dies on July - 15.
1307 Duke Henrik van Karinthi chosen king of Bohemia on July - 15.
1353 On July - 15 the birth of Vladimir the Bold, Russian prince (d. 1410)
1381 On this day in history john Ball, a leader in the Peasants' Revolt, is hanged, drawn and quartered in the presence of Richard II of England.
1381 John Ball, English priest/ideologist of Boer uprising, hanged on July - 15.
1410 On July - 15 battle of Tannenburg-Teutonic Knights vs King Ladislas II of Poland
1411 Johannes Parvus, [Jean Petit], French theologist, dies on July - 15.
1416 John, Duke of Berry, captain of Paris, dies on this day in history.
1417 On this day in history willem J Eggert, financier (W E Center, Purmerend), dies
1500 Duke Albrecht of Saxon beats Friese rebellion on this day in history.
1501 Explorer Pedro Cabral back in Lisbon on this day in history.
1524 Emperor Karel I bans German national synode on this day in history.
1538 Peace talks between Karel & King Francois I on July - 15.
1573 Inigo Jones, London, architect (restored St Paul's Cathedral) on this day in history.
1606 On this day in history the birth of Rembrandt, Dutch artist and etcher
1606 Rembrandt van Rijn, Leiden Netherlands, painter (Night Watch) on July - 15.
1609 Annibale Carracci, painter, dies on this day in history.
1638 Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, composer on this day in history.
1662 Charles II grants charter to establish Royal Society in London on this day in history.
1662 King Charles II charters Royal Society in London on this day in history.
1685 On this day in history james Scott, Duke of Monmouth, illegitimate son of Charles 2, executed
1700 On this day in history johann Christoph Richter, composer
1701 On July - 15 pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death)
1704 On July - 15 august Gottlieb Spangenberg, founder of Moravian Church in N America