Historical Events In July - 19
Friday, 14 December 2018
0064 Circus Maximus in Rome catches fire on this day in history.
0514 On this day in history symmachus, Italian Pope (498-514), dies
0532 Start of Dionysian Pascal Cycle on this day in history.
0711 Muslim forces under Tariq ibn Ziyad defeat the Visigoths led by their king Roderic on this day in history.
1054 Bernold[us] Benno/Bernulphus, bishop of Utrecht (1027-54)/saint, dies on July - 19.
1195 On this day in history battle at Alarcos: Almohaden beats Alfons VIII of Castilia
1234 Floris IV, count of Holland, killed in tournament on July - 19.
1333 On July - 19 battle of Halidon Hill at Berwick where an English army under Edward III and Edward Balliol defeated the Scots forces led by Sir Archibald Douglas. English archers devastated the Scottish army and inflicted terrible losses, including six earls, seventy barons and over 500 knights
1346 Dirk IV, mister of Valkenburg (1332-46), dies in battle on this day in history.
1374 On July - 19 francesco Petrarca, [Petracco], Italian mountaineer/poet, dies at 69
1380 On July - 19 thomas of Buckingham's invasion army lands on Calais
1425 On July - 19 duke John VI van Brabant pledges Holland/Zealand to Philip the Good
1510 38 Jews are burned at stake in Berlin Prussia on this day in history.
1524 On this day in history boer War begins in Germany's Black Forest
1525 Catholic German monarchy form Union of Dessau on this day in history.
1534 Willem van Enkenvoirt, cardinal/bishop of Utrecht, dies at about 70 on this day in history.
1543 Lady Mary Boleyn, mistress of King Henry VIII of England on July - 19.
1544 Italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began on this day in history.
1545 On July - 19 king Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose sinks at Portsmouth; 73 die
1545 On July - 19 george Carew, English admiral, drowns
1551 On July - 19 treaty of Karlsburg: arch duke Ferdinand of Austria recognized as king of Hungary/Transsylvania
1553 On this day in history 15-year-old Lady Jane Grey deposed as England's Queen after 9 days
1572 On July - 19 battle at Saint-Ghislain: Spanish army beats The Genlis' mercenaries
1575 On this day in history spanish viceroy Gilles of Hierges attacks Oudewater
1590 On July - 19 king Philip Ii's secretary Antonio Perez escapes jail
1592 Erhard Buttner, composer on July - 19.
1599 On July - 19 jacob van Necks merchant fleet leaves Java
1625 Samuel Besler, composer, dies at 50 on July - 19.
1627 Dirck R "Didericus" Camphuysen, poet/printer/vicar, dies at about 41 on this day in history.
1639 On this day in history french troops occupy Salses, at Perpignan
1674 On this day in history court of Holland bans books of Hobbes/Spinoza/Meyer
1688 On this day in history soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo
1688 On July - 19 cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50
1700 On this day in history hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62