Historical Events In July - 15
Saturday, 28 January 2023
0410 Poland & Lithuania defeat Teutonic Knights at Tannenberg on this day in history.
0668 Constantius II, emperor of Byzantium, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1085 On July - 15 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 July - 15.
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 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 July - 15.
1207 On this day in history john of England expels Canterbury monks for supporting Archbishop of Canterbury Stephen Langton.
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 Rudolf I, King of Germany & Holy Roman Empire, dies on this day in history.
1307 On this day in history duke Henrik van Karinthi chosen king of Bohemia
1353 The birth of Vladimir the Bold, Russian prince (d. 1410) on July - 15.
1381 John Ball, a leader in the Peasants' Revolt, is hanged, drawn and quartered in the presence of Richard II of England on this day in history.
1381 John Ball, English priest/ideologist of Boer uprising, hanged on July - 15.
1410 Battle of Tannenburg-Teutonic Knights vs King Ladislas II of Poland on this day in history.
1411 Johannes Parvus, [Jean Petit], French theologist, dies on July - 15.
1416 John, Duke of Berry, captain of Paris, dies on July - 15.
1417 Willem J Eggert, financier (W E Center, Purmerend), dies on July - 15.
1500 On July - 15 duke Albrecht of Saxon beats Friese rebellion
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 On July - 15 peace talks between Karel & King Francois I
1573 On this day in history inigo Jones, London, architect (restored St Paul's Cathedral)
1606 The birth of Rembrandt, Dutch artist and etcher on this day in history.
1606 Rembrandt van Rijn, Leiden Netherlands, painter (Night Watch) on this day in history.
1609 Annibale Carracci, painter, dies on this day in history.
1638 On this day in history giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, composer
1662 Charles II grants charter to establish Royal Society in London on July - 15.
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 Pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death) on July - 15.
1704 August Gottlieb Spangenberg, founder of Moravian Church in N America on this day in history.