Historical Events In July - 19
Monday, 22 April 2019
0064 On July - 19 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 July - 19.
0711 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1195 On July - 19 battle at Alarcos: Almohaden beats Alfons VIII of Castilia
1234 Floris IV, count of Holland, killed in tournament on this day in history.
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 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 July - 19.
1380 Thomas of Buckingham's invasion army lands on Calais on this day in history.
1425 On this day in history duke John VI van Brabant pledges Holland/Zealand to Philip the Good
1510 On this day in history 38 Jews are burned at stake in Berlin Prussia
1524 Boer War begins in Germany's Black Forest on this day in history.
1525 On this day in history 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 On this day in history italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began.
1545 On July - 19 king Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose sinks at Portsmouth; 73 die
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 this day in history.
1553 On July - 19 15-year-old Lady Jane Grey deposed as England's Queen after 9 days
1572 On July - 19 battle at Saint-Ghislain: Spanish army beats The Genlis' mercenaries
1575 On this day in history spanish viceroy Gilles of Hierges attacks Oudewater
1590 On this day in history king Philip Ii's secretary Antonio Perez escapes jail
1592 On this day in history erhard Buttner, composer
1599 Jacob van Necks merchant fleet leaves Java on July - 19.
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 July - 19.
1674 Court of Holland bans books of Hobbes/Spinoza/Meyer on July - 19.
1688 Soldiers killed governor of Aerssen in Paramaribo on July - 19.
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.