Historical Events In July - 15
Saturday, 19 October 2019
0410 On this day in history poland & Lithuania defeat Teutonic Knights at Tannenberg
0668 On this day in history constantius II, emperor of Byzantium, dies at 37
1085 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 John F Bonaventura, Ital/French theologist/dominican/saint, dies on July - 15.
1291 Rudolf I, King of Germany & Holy Roman Empire, dies on July - 15.
1307 Duke Henrik van Karinthi chosen king of Bohemia on July - 15.
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 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 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 Willem J Eggert, financier (W E Center, Purmerend), dies on July - 15.
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 July - 15.
1538 Peace talks between Karel & King Francois I on July - 15.
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 On July - 15 annibale Carracci, painter, dies
1638 Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, composer on this day in history.
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 this day in history james Scott, Duke of Monmouth, illegitimate son of Charles 2, executed
1700 On this day in history johann Christoph Richter, composer
1701 On July - 15 pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death)
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 this day in history.