Historical Events In July - 15
Saturday, 18 January 2020
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 On July - 15 robert Guiscard, Duke of Apulia & Calabria, dies at 70
1099 On July - 15 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
1099 1st Crusaders capture, plunder Jerusalem on this day in history.
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 July - 15.
1240 A Novgorodian army led by Alexander Nevsky defeats the Swedes in the Battle of the Neva on this day in history.
1274 On this day in history john F Bonaventura, Ital/French theologist/dominican/saint, dies
1291 On July - 15 rudolf I, King of Germany & Holy Roman Empire, dies
1307 Duke Henrik van Karinthi chosen king of Bohemia on this day in history.
1381 John Ball, a leader in the Peasants' Revolt, is hanged, drawn and quartered in the presence of Richard II of England on July - 15.
1381 John Ball, English priest/ideologist of Boer uprising, hanged on July - 15.
1410 On this day in history 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 July - 15.
1501 Explorer Pedro Cabral back in Lisbon on this day in history.
1524 On July - 15 emperor Karel I bans German national synode
1538 On this day in history peace talks between Karel & King Francois I
1573 Inigo Jones, London, architect (restored St Paul's Cathedral) on this day in history.
1606 The birth of Rembrandt, Dutch artist and etcher on July - 15.
1606 On this day in history rembrandt van Rijn, Leiden Netherlands, painter (Night Watch)
1609 On this day in history annibale Carracci, painter, dies
1638 On this day in history giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, composer
1662 On July - 15 charles II grants charter to establish Royal Society in London
1662 King Charles II charters Royal Society in London on this day in history.
1685 James Scott, Duke of Monmouth, illegitimate son of Charles 2, executed on July - 15.
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 August Gottlieb Spangenberg, founder of Moravian Church in N America on this day in history.
1738 Alexander Voznitsyn, Rus Naval officer converted to Judaism, executed on July - 15.