Historical Events In July - 20
Thursday, 24 January 2019
0514 On this day in history st Hormisdas elected as Pope succeeding Pope Sympowerus
0833 On this day in history ansegis/Ansegius, French abbot of Fontenelle/author, dies at about 63
0985 On July - 20 pope Boniface VII
1031 On July - 20 henry I succeeds father Robert II as King of France
1031 On this day in history robert II de Vrome, King of France (996-1031), dies
1160 On this day in history peter Lombard, French theologian
1201 On this day in history agnes of France, queen of France, dies [or 7/18]
1304 Wars of Scottish Independence: Fall of Stirling Castle on this day in history.
1304 On July - 20 francesco Petrarch, Italy, poet (Italia Mia)
1322 Frederik II van Sierck, bishop of Utrecht (1317-22), dies on this day in history.
1453 Enguerrand de Monstrelet, French chronicler on this day in history.
1454 On July - 20 johan II, King of Castile, dies at 49
1495 French viceroy of Naples Montpensier surrenders on July - 20.
1498 On this day in history emperor Maximilian names Albrecht governor of Netherlands
1513 Gaspar Schetz, Dutch treasurer-general on July - 20.
1519 On this day in history innocent IX, [Giovanni A Facchinetti], 230th Catholic pope (1591)
1553 PM John Dudley captured in Cambridge on July - 20.
1573 On this day in history lancelot of Brederode, water beggar, beheaded
1597 On July - 20 franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies
1600 Simon Ives, composer on July - 20.
1607 On July - 20 paulus Merula, Dutch lawyer/historian (Historia Belgica), dies at 48
1608 Reynier van Oldenbarnevelt marries Anna Weytzen in Delft on this day in history.
1609 On this day in history emperor Rudolf II grants Silezische protestants freedom of religion
1609 Federico Zuccari, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at about 69 on July - 20.
1616 On July - 20 hugh O'Neill, 3rd Earl of Tyrone, Irish soldier
1619 On this day in history gerardus Vossius resigns as Dutch regent States college leader
1627 On this day in history english fleet under George Villiers reaches La Rochelle [OS=June 10]
1636 On July - 20 john Oldham, trader in Mass, murdered by indians
1654 On July - 20 anglo-Portuguese treaty, Portugal comes under English control
1663 Pierre Drevet, French engraver on July - 20.
1709 On July - 20 james Harris, philosopher
1712 On this day in history the Riot Act takes effect in Great Britain.
1720 On this day in history ignaz Vitzthumb, composer
1726 William Jones, composer on July - 20.