Historical Events In July - 19
Saturday, 23 October 2021
0064 On July - 19 circus Maximus in Rome catches fire
0514 On this day in history symmachus, Italian Pope (498-514), dies
0532 Start of Dionysian Pascal Cycle on July - 19.
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 this day in history.
1195 Battle at Alarcos: Almohaden beats Alfons VIII of Castilia on this day in history.
1234 Floris IV, count of Holland, killed in tournament on this day in history.
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 July - 19.
1346 On this day in history dirk IV, mister of Valkenburg (1332-46), dies in battle
1374 On this day in history francesco Petrarca, [Petracco], Italian mountaineer/poet, dies at 69
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 this day in history.
1510 38 Jews are burned at stake in Berlin Prussia on this day in history.
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 July - 19 willem van Enkenvoirt, cardinal/bishop of Utrecht, dies at about 70
1543 On this day in history 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 this day in history king Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose sinks at Portsmouth; 73 die
1545 George Carew, English admiral, drowns on this day in history.
1551 On July - 19 treaty of Karlsburg: arch duke Ferdinand of Austria recognized as king of Hungary/Transsylvania
1553 On July - 19 15-year-old Lady Jane Grey deposed as England's Queen after 9 days
1572 On this day in history battle at Saint-Ghislain: Spanish army beats The Genlis' mercenaries
1575 Spanish viceroy Gilles of Hierges attacks Oudewater on this day in history.
1590 On this day in history king Philip Ii's secretary Antonio Perez escapes jail
1592 Erhard Buttner, composer on this day in history.
1599 Jacob van Necks merchant fleet leaves Java on July - 19.
1625 On this day in history samuel Besler, composer, dies at 50
1627 On July - 19 dirck R "Didericus" Camphuysen, poet/printer/vicar, dies at about 41
1639 On July - 19 french troops occupy Salses, at Perpignan
1674 On July - 19 court of Holland bans books of Hobbes/Spinoza/Meyer
1688 Soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo on this day in history.
1688 On July - 19 cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50
1700 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62 on July - 19.