Historical Events In July - 16
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
0276 Mark Annius Florianus, emperor of Rome (276), murdered on July - 16.
0463 Start of Lunar Cycle of Hilarius on this day in history.
0599 On this day in history monulphus, bishop of Tongeren-Maastricht (St Servaaskerk), dies
0622 Moslem Era begins-Mahomet begins flight from Mecca to Medina (Hejira) on this day in history.
1054 On July - 16 michael Caerularius excommunicated of Constantinople
1099 On July - 16 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 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 this day in history.
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 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 July - 16.
1465 Battle at MontlhÃ©ry 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 this day in history la Paz, Bolivia is founded
1557 Anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41 on this day in history.
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 this day in history capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain
1647 On this day in history massaniello, [Tommaso Aniello], Napolitan rebel, murdered
1659 Princess Henriette C of Orange-Nassau weds monarch Johan George II on this day in history.
1661 On this day in history the Bank of Stockholm issues Europe's first bank notes
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 July - 16.