Historical Events In July - 16
Friday, 24 January 2020
0276 On July - 16 mark Annius Florianus, emperor of Rome (276), murdered
0463 On July - 16 start of Lunar Cycle of Hilarius
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 July - 16.
1054 Michael Caerularius excommunicated of Constantinople on July - 16.
1099 On this day in history crusaders herd Jews of Jerusalem into a synagogue & set it afire
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 July - 16.
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 The Virgin Mary gives Simon Stock a Brown Scapular (legend) on July - 16.
1338 On July - 16 german monarch signs Treaty of Rense
1342 On July - 16 king Charles I of Hungary
1429 On this day in history army entered Reims
1439 Kissing is banned in England on this day in history.
1439 Kissing is banned in England (to stop germs from spreading) on July - 16.
1465 Battle at MontlhÃ©ry 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 La Paz, Bolivia is founded on July - 16.
1557 Anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41 on this day in history.
1571 On this day in history theodoor Galle, Flemish engraver, baptized
1573 On July - 16 alva demands submission of Zealand/Holland
1590 On this day in history bartholomaeus a Martyribus, [Fernandez], pontiff of Portugal, dies
1618 On this day in history capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain
1647 On July - 16 massaniello, [Tommaso Aniello], Napolitan rebel, murdered
1659 Princess Henriette C of Orange-Nassau weds monarch Johan George II on this day in history.
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 July - 16.
1664 On this day in history a Gryphius, writer, dies at 47
1683 Turkish troops under Kara Mustafa attain Vienna on July - 16.
1691 Francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies on July - 16.
1698 Cristoph Kaldenbach, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1704 John Kay, England, machinist, invented flying shuttle on this day in history.