Historical Events In July - 19
Wednesday, 08 February 2023
0064 Circus Maximus in Rome catches fire on July - 19.
0514 On July - 19 symmachus, Italian Pope (498-514), dies
0532 Start of Dionysian Pascal Cycle on July - 19.
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 July - 19.
1195 On this day in history battle at Alarcos: Almohaden beats Alfons VIII of Castilia
1234 On July - 19 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 this day in history.
1374 On July - 19 francesco Petrarca, [Petracco], Italian mountaineer/poet, dies at 69
1380 Thomas of Buckingham's invasion army lands on Calais on this day in history.
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 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 On July - 19 willem van Enkenvoirt, cardinal/bishop of Utrecht, dies at about 70
1543 Lady Mary Boleyn, mistress of King Henry VIII of England on July - 19.
1544 On July - 19 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 this day in history.
1551 Treaty of Karlsburg: arch duke Ferdinand of Austria recognized as king of Hungary/Transsylvania on this day in history.
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 On July - 19 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 this day in history.
1599 Jacob van Necks merchant fleet leaves Java on July - 19.
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 On this day in history french troops occupy Salses, at Perpignan
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 On July - 19 cornelis van Aerssen, governor of Suriname (1683-88), murdered at 50
1700 On July - 19 hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer, dies at 62