Historical Events In July - 15
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
0410 Poland & Lithuania defeat Teutonic Knights at Tannenberg on July - 15.
0668 Constantius II, emperor of Byzantium, dies at 37 on July - 15.
1085 The Norman Robert Guiscard dies of fever at age 60 after regaining Corfu and Kephalonia, which his son Bohemund had lost on July - 15.
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 On July - 15 1st Crusaders capture, plunder Jerusalem
1205 Pope Innocent III states Jews are doomed to perpetual servitudea and subjugation due to crucifixion of Jesus on July - 15.
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 July - 15.
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 July - 15 duke Henrik van Karinthi chosen king of Bohemia
1353 On July - 15 the birth of Vladimir the Bold, Russian prince (d. 1410)
1381 On July - 15 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 this day in history.
1416 John, Duke of Berry, captain of Paris, dies on this day in history.
1417 On July - 15 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 Emperor Karel I bans German national synode on this day in history.
1538 On this day in history peace talks between Karel & King Francois I
1573 On July - 15 inigo Jones, London, architect (restored St Paul's Cathedral)
1606 On July - 15 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 July - 15.
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 James Scott, Duke of Monmouth, illegitimate son of Charles 2, executed on this day in history.
1700 On July - 15 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.