Historical Events In July - 19
Sunday, 16 June 2019
0064 On July - 19 circus Maximus in Rome catches fire
0514 On July - 19 symmachus, Italian Pope (498-514), dies
0532 On this day in history start of Dionysian Pascal Cycle
0711 Muslim forces under Tariq ibn Ziyad defeat the Visigoths led by their king Roderic on this day in history.
1054 On July - 19 bernold[us] Benno/Bernulphus, bishop of Utrecht (1027-54)/saint, dies
1195 On July - 19 battle at Alarcos: Almohaden beats Alfons VIII of Castilia
1234 Floris IV, count of Holland, killed in tournament on July - 19.
1333 On this day in history 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
1346 On this day in history dirk IV, mister of Valkenburg (1332-46), dies in battle
1374 Francesco Petrarca, [Petracco], Italian mountaineer/poet, dies at 69 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 38 Jews are burned at stake in Berlin Prussia
1524 On this day in history boer War begins in Germany's Black Forest
1525 On July - 19 catholic German monarchy form Union of Dessau
1534 Willem van Enkenvoirt, cardinal/bishop of Utrecht, dies at about 70 on this day in history.
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 King Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose sinks at Portsmouth; 73 die on this day in history.
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 On this day in history spanish viceroy Gilles of Hierges attacks Oudewater
1590 King Philip Ii's secretary Antonio Perez escapes jail on this day in history.
1592 On this day in history erhard Buttner, composer
1599 Jacob van Necks merchant fleet leaves Java on July - 19.
1625 On July - 19 samuel Besler, composer, dies at 50
1627 Dirck R "Didericus" Camphuysen, poet/printer/vicar, dies at about 41 on July - 19.
1639 French troops occupy Salses, at Perpignan on this day in history.
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 Cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50 on this day in history.
1700 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62 on July - 19.