Historical Events In July - 15
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
0410 On July - 15 poland & Lithuania defeat Teutonic Knights at Tannenberg
0668 Constantius II, emperor of Byzantium, dies at 37 on this day in history.
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 On July - 15 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 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 John of England expels Canterbury monks for supporting Archbishop of Canterbury Stephen Langton on this day in history.
1240 A Novgorodian army led by Alexander Nevsky defeats the Swedes in the Battle of the Neva on July - 15.
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 this day in history.
1307 Duke Henrik van Karinthi chosen king of Bohemia on July - 15.
1353 The birth of Vladimir the Bold, Russian prince (d. 1410) on this day in history.
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 July - 15 battle of Tannenburg-Teutonic Knights vs King Ladislas II of Poland
1411 On July - 15 johannes Parvus, [Jean Petit], French theologist, dies
1416 John, Duke of Berry, captain of Paris, dies on this day in history.
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 Peace talks between Karel & King Francois I on July - 15.
1573 Inigo Jones, London, architect (restored St Paul's Cathedral) on July - 15.
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 On July - 15 annibale Carracci, painter, dies
1638 On this day in history giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, composer
1662 On July - 15 charles II grants charter to establish Royal Society in London
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 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 On July - 15 august Gottlieb Spangenberg, founder of Moravian Church in N America