Historical Events In July - 15
Friday, 19 April 2019
0410 Poland & Lithuania defeat Teutonic Knights at Tannenberg on this day in history.
0668 On July - 15 constantius II, emperor of Byzantium, dies at 37
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 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 On July - 15 pope Innocent III states Jews are doomed to perpetual servitudea and subjugation due to crucifixion of Jesus
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 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 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 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 July - 15.
1411 Johannes Parvus, [Jean Petit], French theologist, dies on July - 15.
1416 On July - 15 john, Duke of Berry, captain of Paris, dies
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 On July - 15 explorer Pedro Cabral back in Lisbon
1524 On July - 15 emperor Karel I bans German national synode
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 On this day in history rembrandt van Rijn, Leiden Netherlands, painter (Night Watch)
1609 On this day in history annibale Carracci, painter, dies
1638 Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, composer on July - 15.
1662 On this day in history charles II grants charter to establish Royal Society in London
1662 King Charles II charters Royal Society in London on July - 15.
1685 On July - 15 james Scott, Duke of Monmouth, illegitimate son of Charles 2, executed
1700 Johann Christoph Richter, composer on this day in history.
1701 Pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death) on this day in history.
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 July - 15.