Historical Events In July - 19
Sunday, 03 December 2023
0064 Circus Maximus in Rome catches fire on July - 19.
0514 Symmachus, Italian Pope (498-514), dies on July - 19.
0532 Start of Dionysian Pascal Cycle on July - 19.
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 July - 19.
1195 Battle at Alarcos: Almohaden beats Alfons VIII of Castilia on July - 19.
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 On July - 19 thomas of Buckingham's invasion army lands on Calais
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 July - 19.
1524 Boer War begins in Germany's Black Forest on this day in history.
1525 Catholic German monarchy form Union of Dessau on July - 19.
1534 Willem van Enkenvoirt, cardinal/bishop of Utrecht, dies at about 70 on this day in history.
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 King Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose sinks at Portsmouth; 73 die on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history dirck R "Didericus" Camphuysen, poet/printer/vicar, dies at about 41
1639 On July - 19 french troops occupy Salses, at Perpignan
1674 Court of Holland bans books of Hobbes/Spinoza/Meyer on July - 19.
1688 Soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo on this day in history.
1688 On this day in history cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50
1700 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62 on July - 19.