Historical Events In July - 15
Friday, 23 August 2019
0410 On this day in history poland & Lithuania defeat Teutonic Knights at Tannenberg
0668 On July - 15 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 Robert Guiscard, Duke of Apulia & Calabria, dies at 70 on July - 15.
1099 On this day in history 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 this day in history john of England expels Canterbury monks for supporting Archbishop of Canterbury Stephen Langton.
1240 On July - 15 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 this day in history.
1291 On July - 15 rudolf I, King of Germany & Holy Roman Empire, dies
1307 On July - 15 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 John Ball, English priest/ideologist of Boer uprising, hanged on this day in history.
1410 On July - 15 battle of Tannenburg-Teutonic Knights vs King Ladislas II of Poland
1411 On this day in history johannes Parvus, [Jean Petit], French theologist, dies
1416 John, Duke of Berry, captain of Paris, dies on July - 15.
1417 On this day in history willem J Eggert, financier (W E Center, Purmerend), dies
1500 On July - 15 duke Albrecht of Saxon beats Friese rebellion
1501 On this day in history explorer Pedro Cabral back in Lisbon
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 On this day in history inigo Jones, London, architect (restored St Paul's Cathedral)
1606 The birth of Rembrandt, Dutch artist and etcher on July - 15.
1606 On July - 15 rembrandt van Rijn, Leiden Netherlands, painter (Night Watch)
1609 Annibale Carracci, painter, dies on this day in history.
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 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 Pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death) on July - 15.
1704 On July - 15 august Gottlieb Spangenberg, founder of Moravian Church in N America
1738 Alexander Voznitsyn, Rus Naval officer converted to Judaism, executed on July - 15.