Historical Events In July - 19
Saturday, 14 December 2019
0064 On July - 19 circus Maximus in Rome catches fire
0514 Symmachus, Italian Pope (498-514), dies on July - 19.
0532 On July - 19 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 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 July - 19.
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 this day in history.
1346 Dirk IV, mister of Valkenburg (1332-46), dies in battle on this day in history.
1374 On this day in history francesco Petrarca, [Petracco], Italian mountaineer/poet, dies at 69
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 this day in history.
1510 38 Jews are burned at stake in Berlin Prussia on July - 19.
1524 On this day in history 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 July - 19 lady Mary Boleyn, mistress of King Henry VIII of England
1544 Italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began on this day in history.
1545 King Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose sinks at Portsmouth; 73 die on July - 19.
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 Battle at Saint-Ghislain: Spanish army beats The Genlis' mercenaries on this day in history.
1575 On this day in history spanish viceroy Gilles of Hierges attacks Oudewater
1590 On July - 19 king Philip Ii's secretary Antonio Perez escapes jail
1592 Erhard Buttner, composer on July - 19.
1599 On this day in history jacob van Necks merchant fleet leaves Java
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 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 On July - 19 soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo
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.