Historical Events In July - 19
Sunday, 29 March 2020
0064 On this day in history circus Maximus in Rome catches fire
0514 Symmachus, Italian Pope (498-514), dies on this day in history.
0532 On July - 19 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 On this day in history bernold[us] Benno/Bernulphus, bishop of Utrecht (1027-54)/saint, dies
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 July - 19.
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 July - 19.
1380 Thomas of Buckingham's invasion army lands on Calais on this day in history.
1425 Duke John VI van Brabant pledges Holland/Zealand to Philip the Good on July - 19.
1510 38 Jews are burned at stake in Berlin Prussia on this day in history.
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 Willem van Enkenvoirt, cardinal/bishop of Utrecht, dies at about 70 on July - 19.
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 this day in history george Carew, English admiral, drowns
1551 Treaty of Karlsburg: arch duke Ferdinand of Austria recognized as king of Hungary/Transsylvania on July - 19.
1553 15-year-old Lady Jane Grey deposed as England's Queen after 9 days on July - 19.
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 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 July - 19.
1625 Samuel Besler, composer, dies at 50 on July - 19.
1627 On this day in history dirck R "Didericus" Camphuysen, poet/printer/vicar, dies at about 41
1639 French troops occupy Salses, at Perpignan on July - 19.
1674 On this day in history 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 On July - 19 hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62