Historical Events In July - 15
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
0410 Poland & Lithuania defeat Teutonic Knights at Tannenberg on July - 15.
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 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 this day in history.
1099 1st Crusaders capture, plunder Jerusalem on July - 15.
1205 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 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
1353 On this day in history the birth of Vladimir the Bold, Russian prince (d. 1410)
1381 On this day in history john Ball, a leader in the Peasants' Revolt, is hanged, drawn and quartered in the presence of Richard II of England.
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 On July - 15 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 this day in history duke Albrecht of Saxon beats Friese rebellion
1501 Explorer Pedro Cabral back in Lisbon on July - 15.
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 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 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 James Scott, Duke of Monmouth, illegitimate son of Charles 2, executed on this day in history.
1700 Johann Christoph Richter, composer on this day in history.
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