Historical Events In July - 16
Wednesday, 08 December 2021
0276 Mark Annius Florianus, emperor of Rome (276), murdered on July - 16.
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 On this day in history michael Caerularius excommunicated of Constantinople
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 July - 16.
1139 On July - 16 walram II, duke of Limburg/Neth-Lutherans, dies
1212 On this day in history battle of Las Navas de Tolosa; end of Moslem power in Spain
1216 Innocent III, [Lotario di Segni], Italian Pope (1198-1216), dies on July - 16.
1251 On this day in history the Virgin Mary gives Simon Stock a Brown Scapular (legend)
1338 German monarch signs Treaty of Rense on July - 16.
1342 On July - 16 king Charles I of Hungary
1429 Army entered Reims on this day in history.
1439 Kissing is banned in England on this day in history.
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 this day in history john van Schaffelaar, Gelders knight, dies
1519 On this day in history public debate between Martin Luther & theologist John Eck
1548 La Paz, Bolivia is founded on this day in history.
1557 On July - 16 anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41
1571 Theodoor Galle, Flemish engraver, baptized on July - 16.
1573 On this day in history alva demands submission of Zealand/Holland
1590 Bartholomaeus a Martyribus, [Fernandez], pontiff of Portugal, dies on this day in history.
1618 On July - 16 capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain
1647 Massaniello, [Tommaso Aniello], Napolitan rebel, murdered on July - 16.
1659 Princess Henriette C of Orange-Nassau weds monarch Johan George II on July - 16.
1661 The Bank of Stockholm issues Europe's first bank notes on July - 16.
1661 On July - 16 1st banknotes in Europe were issued by Bank of Stockholm
1664 A Gryphius, writer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
1683 Turkish troops under Kara Mustafa attain Vienna on this day in history.
1691 Francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies on this day in history.
1698 On July - 16 cristoph Kaldenbach, composer, dies at 84
1704 John Kay, England, machinist, invented flying shuttle on this day in history.