Historical Events In July - 19
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
0064 On this day in history circus Maximus in Rome catches fire
0514 On this day in history symmachus, Italian Pope (498-514), dies
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 On this day in history floris IV, count of Holland, killed in tournament
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 Dirk IV, mister of Valkenburg (1332-46), dies in battle on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history.
1534 On this day in history 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 On July - 19 king Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose sinks at Portsmouth; 73 die
1545 George Carew, English admiral, drowns on July - 19.
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 July - 19.
1575 Spanish viceroy Gilles of Hierges attacks Oudewater on this day in history.
1590 King Philip Ii's secretary Antonio Perez escapes jail on this day in history.
1592 On July - 19 erhard Buttner, composer
1599 Jacob van Necks merchant fleet leaves Java on this day in history.
1625 On July - 19 samuel Besler, composer, dies at 50
1627 On July - 19 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 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.