Historical Events In July - 15
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
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 The Norman Robert Guiscard dies of fever at age 60 after regaining Corfu and Kephalonia, which his son Bohemund had lost on this day in history.
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 July - 15.
1205 Pope Innocent III states Jews are doomed to perpetual servitudea and subjugation due to crucifixion of Jesus on July - 15.
1207 On July - 15 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 John F Bonaventura, Ital/French theologist/dominican/saint, dies on this day in history.
1291 Rudolf I, King of Germany & Holy Roman Empire, dies on July - 15.
1307 On this day in history duke Henrik van Karinthi chosen king of Bohemia
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 On this day in history john Ball, English priest/ideologist of Boer uprising, hanged
1410 Battle of Tannenburg-Teutonic Knights vs King Ladislas II of Poland on July - 15.
1411 Johannes Parvus, [Jean Petit], French theologist, dies on this day in history.
1416 On this day in history john, Duke of Berry, captain of Paris, dies
1417 Willem J Eggert, financier (W E Center, Purmerend), dies on July - 15.
1500 On this day in history duke Albrecht of Saxon beats Friese rebellion
1501 Explorer Pedro Cabral back in Lisbon on July - 15.
1524 Emperor Karel I bans German national synode on July - 15.
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 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 On this day in history annibale Carracci, painter, dies
1638 On this day in history giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, composer
1662 Charles II grants charter to establish Royal Society in London on this day in history.
1662 On July - 15 king Charles II charters Royal Society in London
1685 On July - 15 james Scott, Duke of Monmouth, illegitimate son of Charles 2, executed
1700 On July - 15 johann Christoph Richter, composer
1701 On this day in history pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death)
1704 August Gottlieb Spangenberg, founder of Moravian Church in N America on July - 15.
1738 Alexander Voznitsyn, Rus Naval officer converted to Judaism, executed on this day in history.