Historical Events In July - 15
Monday, 18 February 2019
0410 Poland & Lithuania defeat Teutonic Knights at Tannenberg on this day in history.
0668 On this day in history 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 On this day in history robert Guiscard, Duke of Apulia & Calabria, dies at 70
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 July - 15.
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 this day in history.
1274 On July - 15 john F Bonaventura, Ital/French theologist/dominican/saint, dies
1291 On this day in history 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 July - 15.
1410 On this day in history battle of Tannenburg-Teutonic Knights vs King Ladislas II of Poland
1411 Johannes Parvus, [Jean Petit], French theologist, dies on July - 15.
1416 John, Duke of Berry, captain of Paris, dies on July - 15.
1417 On July - 15 willem J Eggert, financier (W E Center, Purmerend), dies
1500 Duke Albrecht of Saxon beats Friese rebellion on July - 15.
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 Peace talks between Karel & King Francois I on this day in history.
1573 Inigo Jones, London, architect (restored St Paul's Cathedral) on July - 15.
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 July - 15 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 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1738 On this day in history alexander Voznitsyn, Rus Naval officer converted to Judaism, executed