Historical Events In July - 16
Thursday, 18 July 2019
0276 Mark Annius Florianus, emperor of Rome (276), murdered on this day in history.
0463 Start of Lunar Cycle of Hilarius on July - 16.
0599 Monulphus, bishop of Tongeren-Maastricht (St Servaaskerk), dies on July - 16.
0622 On July - 16 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 July - 16.
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 On this day in history 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 July - 16 king Charles I of Hungary
1429 Army entered Reims on July - 16.
1439 Kissing is banned in England on July - 16.
1439 On this day in history kissing is banned in England (to stop germs from spreading)
1465 Battle at Montlhéry on this day in history.
1482 On this day in history john van Schaffelaar, Gelders knight, dies
1519 On July - 16 public debate between Martin Luther & theologist John Eck
1548 On July - 16 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 On July - 16 capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain
1647 Massaniello, [Tommaso Aniello], Napolitan rebel, murdered on July - 16.
1659 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 1st banknotes in Europe were issued by Bank of Stockholm
1664 A Gryphius, writer, dies at 47 on July - 16.
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 July - 16 john Kay, England, machinist, invented flying shuttle