Historical Events In July - 19
Friday, 24 January 2020
0064 Circus Maximus in Rome catches fire on this day in history.
0514 Symmachus, Italian Pope (498-514), dies on this day in history.
0532 On this day in history start of Dionysian Pascal Cycle
0711 On this day in history muslim forces under Tariq ibn Ziyad defeat the Visigoths led by their king Roderic.
1054 On July - 19 bernold[us] Benno/Bernulphus, bishop of Utrecht (1027-54)/saint, dies
1195 Battle at Alarcos: Almohaden beats Alfons VIII of Castilia on July - 19.
1234 On July - 19 floris IV, count of Holland, killed in tournament
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 Dirk IV, mister of Valkenburg (1332-46), dies in battle on July - 19.
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 On July - 19 duke John VI van Brabant pledges Holland/Zealand to Philip the Good
1510 38 Jews are burned at stake in Berlin Prussia on this day in history.
1524 On July - 19 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 Lady Mary Boleyn, mistress of King Henry VIII of England on July - 19.
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 On July - 19 treaty of Karlsburg: arch duke Ferdinand of Austria recognized as king of Hungary/Transsylvania
1553 On July - 19 15-year-old Lady Jane Grey deposed as England's Queen after 9 days
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 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 On this day in history 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 July - 19.
1674 On July - 19 court of Holland bans books of Hobbes/Spinoza/Meyer
1688 On this day in history 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.