Historical Events In July - 16
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
0276 On this day in history mark Annius Florianus, emperor of Rome (276), murdered
0463 Start of Lunar Cycle of Hilarius on this day in history.
0599 Monulphus, bishop of Tongeren-Maastricht (St Servaaskerk), dies on this day in history.
0622 Moslem Era begins-Mahomet begins flight from Mecca to Medina (Hejira) on this day in history.
1054 Michael Caerularius excommunicated of Constantinople on this day in history.
1099 Crusaders herd Jews of Jerusalem into a synagogue & set it afire on July - 16.
1099 El Cid, [Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar], Span general strategist, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1139 Walram II, duke of Limburg/Neth-Lutherans, dies on this day in history.
1212 Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa; end of Moslem power in Spain on this day in history.
1216 On this day in history innocent III, [Lotario di Segni], Italian Pope (1198-1216), dies
1251 The Virgin Mary gives Simon Stock a Brown Scapular (legend) on this day in history.
1338 On this day in history german monarch signs Treaty of Rense
1342 On July - 16 king Charles I of Hungary
1429 Army entered Reims on July - 16.
1439 On July - 16 kissing is banned in England
1439 Kissing is banned in England (to stop germs from spreading) on this day in history.
1465 Battle at Montlhéry on July - 16.
1482 On July - 16 john van Schaffelaar, Gelders knight, dies
1519 On July - 16 public debate between Martin Luther & theologist John Eck
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 this day in history.
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 July - 16.
1647 Massaniello, [Tommaso Aniello], Napolitan rebel, murdered on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1661 1st banknotes in Europe were issued by Bank of Stockholm on this day in history.
1664 A Gryphius, writer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history john Kay, England, machinist, invented flying shuttle