Historical Events In July - 19
Thursday, 17 October 2019
0064 On this day in history circus Maximus in Rome catches fire
0514 Symmachus, Italian Pope (498-514), dies on July - 19.
0532 On July - 19 start of Dionysian Pascal Cycle
0711 On July - 19 muslim forces under Tariq ibn Ziyad defeat the Visigoths led by their king Roderic.
1054 Bernold[us] Benno/Bernulphus, bishop of Utrecht (1027-54)/saint, dies on this day in history.
1195 Battle at Alarcos: Almohaden beats Alfons VIII of Castilia on July - 19.
1234 Floris IV, count of Holland, killed in tournament on July - 19.
1333 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 on this day in history.
1346 Dirk IV, mister of Valkenburg (1332-46), dies in battle on July - 19.
1374 Francesco Petrarca, [Petracco], Italian mountaineer/poet, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1380 On July - 19 thomas of Buckingham's invasion army lands on Calais
1425 On this day in history duke John VI van Brabant pledges Holland/Zealand to Philip the Good
1510 38 Jews are burned at stake in Berlin Prussia on July - 19.
1524 Boer War begins in Germany's Black Forest on this day in history.
1525 On July - 19 catholic German monarchy form Union of Dessau
1534 On this day in history willem van Enkenvoirt, cardinal/bishop of Utrecht, dies at about 70
1543 On July - 19 lady Mary Boleyn, mistress of King Henry VIII of England
1544 On July - 19 italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began.
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 15-year-old Lady Jane Grey deposed as England's Queen after 9 days on this day in history.
1572 Battle at Saint-Ghislain: Spanish army beats The Genlis' mercenaries on July - 19.
1575 Spanish viceroy Gilles of Hierges attacks Oudewater on July - 19.
1590 King Philip Ii's secretary Antonio Perez escapes jail on July - 19.
1592 Erhard Buttner, composer on July - 19.
1599 Jacob van Necks merchant fleet leaves Java on this day in history.
1625 On this day in history samuel Besler, composer, dies at 50
1627 Dirck R "Didericus" Camphuysen, poet/printer/vicar, dies at about 41 on this day in history.
1639 On July - 19 french troops occupy Salses, at Perpignan
1674 On this day in history court of Holland bans books of Hobbes/Spinoza/Meyer
1688 Soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo on July - 19.
1688 Cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50 on this day in history.
1700 On July - 19 hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62