Historical Events In July - 16
Sunday, 17 November 2019
0276 On July - 16 mark Annius Florianus, emperor of Rome (276), murdered
0463 On this day in history start of Lunar Cycle of Hilarius
0599 On July - 16 monulphus, bishop of Tongeren-Maastricht (St Servaaskerk), dies
0622 On this day in history moslem Era begins-Mahomet begins flight from Mecca to Medina (Hejira)
1054 Michael Caerularius excommunicated of Constantinople on July - 16.
1099 Crusaders herd Jews of Jerusalem into a synagogue & set it afire on July - 16.
1099 On this day in history el Cid, [Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar], Span general strategist, dies at 59
1139 On July - 16 walram II, duke of Limburg/Neth-Lutherans, dies
1212 Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa; end of Moslem power in Spain on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1338 German monarch signs Treaty of Rense on July - 16.
1342 On July - 16 king Charles I of Hungary
1429 Army entered Reims on July - 16.
1439 On this day in history kissing is banned in England
1439 On this day in history kissing is banned in England (to stop germs from spreading)
1465 On this day in history battle at MontlhÃ©ry
1482 On this day in history john van Schaffelaar, Gelders knight, dies
1519 Public debate between Martin Luther & theologist John Eck on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 Capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain on July - 16.
1647 Massaniello, [Tommaso Aniello], Napolitan rebel, murdered on July - 16.
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 this day in history.
1661 On July - 16 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 this day in history john Kay, England, machinist, invented flying shuttle