Historical Events In July - 15
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
0410 Poland & Lithuania defeat Teutonic Knights at Tannenberg on this day in history.
0668 Constantius II, emperor of Byzantium, dies at 37 on this day in history.
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 1st Crusaders capture, plunder Jerusalem on July - 15.
1205 Pope Innocent III states Jews are doomed to perpetual servitudea and subjugation due to crucifixion of Jesus on July - 15.
1207 On July - 15 john of England expels Canterbury monks for supporting Archbishop of Canterbury Stephen Langton.
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 this day in history.
1291 On July - 15 rudolf I, King of Germany & Holy Roman Empire, dies
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 On July - 15 john Ball, English priest/ideologist of Boer uprising, hanged
1410 On this day in history battle of Tannenburg-Teutonic Knights vs King Ladislas II of Poland
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 On this day in history willem J Eggert, financier (W E Center, Purmerend), dies
1500 Duke Albrecht of Saxon beats Friese rebellion on this day in history.
1501 Explorer Pedro Cabral back in Lisbon on this day in history.
1524 Emperor Karel I bans German national synode on this day in history.
1538 On July - 15 peace talks between Karel & King Francois I
1573 Inigo Jones, London, architect (restored St Paul's Cathedral) on this day in history.
1606 On July - 15 the birth of Rembrandt, Dutch artist and etcher
1606 On this day in history rembrandt van Rijn, Leiden Netherlands, painter (Night Watch)
1609 Annibale Carracci, painter, dies on July - 15.
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 On this day in history king Charles II charters Royal Society in London
1685 On July - 15 james Scott, Duke of Monmouth, illegitimate son of Charles 2, executed
1700 On this day in history johann Christoph Richter, composer
1701 Pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death) on July - 15.
1704 On this day in history august Gottlieb Spangenberg, founder of Moravian Church in N America