Historical Events In July - 19
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
0064 On this day in history circus Maximus in Rome catches fire
0514 Symmachus, Italian Pope (498-514), dies on July - 19.
0532 On this day in history start of Dionysian Pascal Cycle
0711 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1234 On this day in history floris IV, count of Holland, killed in tournament
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 On July - 19 dirk IV, mister of Valkenburg (1332-46), dies in battle
1374 Francesco Petrarca, [Petracco], Italian mountaineer/poet, dies at 69 on July - 19.
1380 Thomas of Buckingham's invasion army lands on Calais on July - 19.
1425 Duke John VI van Brabant pledges Holland/Zealand to Philip the Good on July - 19.
1510 On this day in history 38 Jews are burned at stake in Berlin Prussia
1524 On July - 19 boer War begins in Germany's Black Forest
1525 Catholic German monarchy form Union of Dessau on July - 19.
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 Italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began on July - 19.
1545 On July - 19 king Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose sinks at Portsmouth; 73 die
1545 George Carew, English admiral, drowns on this day in history.
1551 Treaty of Karlsburg: arch duke Ferdinand of Austria recognized as king of Hungary/Transsylvania on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1590 King Philip Ii's secretary Antonio Perez escapes jail on July - 19.
1592 On this day in history erhard Buttner, composer
1599 On this day in history jacob van Necks merchant fleet leaves Java
1625 Samuel Besler, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
1627 On July - 19 dirck R "Didericus" Camphuysen, poet/printer/vicar, dies at about 41
1639 French troops occupy Salses, at Perpignan on this day in history.
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 On July - 19 cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50
1700 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.