Historical Events In July - 16
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
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 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 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 On July - 16 el Cid, [Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar], Span general strategist, dies at 59
1139 On this day in history 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 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 July - 16.
1338 German monarch signs Treaty of Rense on this day in history.
1342 On this day in history 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 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 La Paz, Bolivia is founded on July - 16.
1557 Anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41 on July - 16.
1571 On this day in history theodoor Galle, Flemish engraver, baptized
1573 Alva demands submission of Zealand/Holland on this day in history.
1590 On July - 16 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 On this day in history princess Henriette C of Orange-Nassau weds monarch Johan George II
1661 On July - 16 the Bank of Stockholm issues Europe's first bank notes
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 On this day in history turkish troops under Kara Mustafa attain Vienna
1691 Francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies on July - 16.
1698 Cristoph Kaldenbach, composer, dies at 84 on July - 16.
1704 On July - 16 john Kay, England, machinist, invented flying shuttle