Historical Events In July - 16
Thursday, 23 May 2019
0276 Mark Annius Florianus, emperor of Rome (276), murdered on July - 16.
0463 On July - 16 start of Lunar Cycle of Hilarius
0599 On this day in history 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 On this day in history michael Caerularius excommunicated of Constantinople
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 this day in history.
1139 Walram II, duke of Limburg/Neth-Lutherans, dies on this day in history.
1212 On July - 16 battle of Las Navas de Tolosa; end of Moslem power in Spain
1216 On July - 16 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 German monarch signs Treaty of Rense on this day in history.
1342 King Charles I of Hungary on this day in history.
1429 Army entered Reims on July - 16.
1439 On this day in history kissing is banned in England
1439 Kissing is banned in England (to stop germs from spreading) on this day in history.
1465 On July - 16 battle at Montlhéry
1482 On this day in history john van Schaffelaar, Gelders knight, dies
1519 Public debate between Martin Luther & theologist John Eck on July - 16.
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 On July - 16 theodoor Galle, Flemish engraver, baptized
1573 On July - 16 alva demands submission of Zealand/Holland
1590 Bartholomaeus a Martyribus, [Fernandez], pontiff of Portugal, dies on July - 16.
1618 On this day in history 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 this day in history 1st banknotes in Europe were issued by Bank of Stockholm
1664 On July - 16 a Gryphius, writer, dies at 47
1683 Turkish troops under Kara Mustafa attain Vienna on July - 16.
1691 Francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies on July - 16.
1698 Cristoph Kaldenbach, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1704 John Kay, England, machinist, invented flying shuttle on this day in history.