Historical Events In July - 16
Saturday, 04 April 2020
0276 Mark Annius Florianus, emperor of Rome (276), murdered on this day in history.
0463 On this day in history start of Lunar Cycle of Hilarius
0599 Monulphus, bishop of Tongeren-Maastricht (St Servaaskerk), dies on July - 16.
0622 On this day in history moslem Era begins-Mahomet begins flight from Mecca to Medina (Hejira)
1054 Michael Caerularius excommunicated of Constantinople on this day in history.
1099 Crusaders herd Jews of Jerusalem into a synagogue & set it afire on this day in history.
1099 On July - 16 el Cid, [Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar], Span general strategist, dies at 59
1139 Walram II, duke of Limburg/Neth-Lutherans, dies on this day in history.
1212 On July - 16 battle of Las Navas de Tolosa; end of Moslem power in Spain
1216 On July - 16 innocent III, [Lotario di Segni], Italian Pope (1198-1216), dies
1251 On this day in history the Virgin Mary gives Simon Stock a Brown Scapular (legend)
1338 On this day in history german monarch signs Treaty of Rense
1342 On this day in history king Charles I of Hungary
1429 Army entered Reims on this day in history.
1439 On this day in history kissing is banned in England
1439 Kissing is banned in England (to stop germs from spreading) on this day in history.
1465 On July - 16 battle at MontlhÃ©ry
1482 John van Schaffelaar, Gelders knight, dies on July - 16.
1519 Public debate between Martin Luther & theologist John Eck on this day in history.
1548 On this day in history la Paz, Bolivia is founded
1557 On this day in history anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41
1571 Theodoor Galle, Flemish engraver, baptized on July - 16.
1573 Alva demands submission of Zealand/Holland on July - 16.
1590 Bartholomaeus a Martyribus, [Fernandez], pontiff of Portugal, dies on this day in history.
1618 Capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain on this day in history.
1647 On this day in history massaniello, [Tommaso Aniello], Napolitan rebel, murdered
1659 On July - 16 princess Henriette C of Orange-Nassau weds monarch Johan George II
1661 The Bank of Stockholm issues Europe's first bank notes on July - 16.
1661 1st banknotes in Europe were issued by Bank of Stockholm on this day in history.
1664 On July - 16 a Gryphius, writer, dies at 47
1683 Turkish troops under Kara Mustafa attain Vienna on July - 16.
1691 On July - 16 francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies
1698 On July - 16 cristoph Kaldenbach, composer, dies at 84
1704 John Kay, England, machinist, invented flying shuttle on this day in history.