Historical Events In July - 19
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
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 Start of Dionysian Pascal Cycle on this day in history.
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 this day in history battle at Alarcos: Almohaden beats Alfons VIII of Castilia
1234 On this day in history floris IV, count of Holland, killed in tournament
1333 On July - 19 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 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 On this day in history 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 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 Lady Mary Boleyn, mistress of King Henry VIII of England on this day in history.
1544 On this day in history italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began.
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 July - 19.
1551 On this day in history treaty of Karlsburg: arch duke Ferdinand of Austria recognized as king of Hungary/Transsylvania
1553 15-year-old Lady Jane Grey deposed as England's Queen after 9 days on July - 19.
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 July - 19.
1590 On July - 19 king Philip Ii's secretary Antonio Perez escapes jail
1592 Erhard Buttner, composer on July - 19.
1599 On July - 19 jacob van Necks merchant fleet leaves Java
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 On July - 19 french troops occupy Salses, at Perpignan
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 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62 on July - 19.