Historical Events In July - 20
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
0514 On this day in history st Hormisdas elected as Pope succeeding Pope Sympowerus
0833 On July - 20 ansegis/Ansegius, French abbot of Fontenelle/author, dies at about 63
0985 On July - 20 pope Boniface VII
1031 Henry I succeeds father Robert II as King of France on this day in history.
1031 On this day in history robert II de Vrome, King of France (996-1031), dies
1160 Peter Lombard, French theologian on this day in history.
1201 Agnes of France, queen of France, dies [or 7/18] on this day in history.
1304 Wars of Scottish Independence: Fall of Stirling Castle on this day in history.
1304 Francesco Petrarch, Italy, poet (Italia Mia) on July - 20.
1322 On this day in history frederik II van Sierck, bishop of Utrecht (1317-22), dies
1453 On this day in history enguerrand de Monstrelet, French chronicler
1454 On this day in history johan II, King of Castile, dies at 49
1495 French viceroy of Naples Montpensier surrenders on July - 20.
1498 Emperor Maximilian names Albrecht governor of Netherlands on this day in history.
1513 Gaspar Schetz, Dutch treasurer-general on July - 20.
1519 On July - 20 innocent IX, [Giovanni A Facchinetti], 230th Catholic pope (1591)
1553 On July - 20 pM John Dudley captured in Cambridge
1573 On July - 20 lancelot of Brederode, water beggar, beheaded
1597 On this day in history franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies
1600 On this day in history simon Ives, composer
1607 On July - 20 paulus Merula, Dutch lawyer/historian (Historia Belgica), dies at 48
1608 On this day in history reynier van Oldenbarnevelt marries Anna Weytzen in Delft
1609 Emperor Rudolf II grants Silezische protestants freedom of religion on this day in history.
1609 On July - 20 federico Zuccari, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at about 69
1616 Hugh O'Neill, 3rd Earl of Tyrone, Irish soldier on this day in history.
1619 On this day in history gerardus Vossius resigns as Dutch regent States college leader
1627 English fleet under George Villiers reaches La Rochelle [OS=June 10] on this day in history.
1636 John Oldham, trader in Mass, murdered by indians on July - 20.
1654 Anglo-Portuguese treaty, Portugal comes under English control on July - 20.
1663 Pierre Drevet, French engraver on July - 20.
1709 James Harris, philosopher on July - 20.
1712 On July - 20 the Riot Act takes effect in Great Britain.
1720 Ignaz Vitzthumb, composer on July - 20.
1726 On July - 20 william Jones, composer