Historical Events In July - 20
Tuesday, 02 June 2020
0514 On this day in history st Hormisdas elected as Pope succeeding Pope Sympowerus
0833 Ansegis/Ansegius, French abbot of Fontenelle/author, dies at about 63 on July - 20.
0985 Pope Boniface VII on July - 20.
1031 On this day in history henry I succeeds father Robert II as King of France
1031 On July - 20 robert II de Vrome, King of France (996-1031), dies
1160 On this day in history peter Lombard, French theologian
1201 On July - 20 agnes of France, queen of France, dies [or 7/18]
1304 On July - 20 wars of Scottish Independence: Fall of Stirling Castle
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 Enguerrand de Monstrelet, French chronicler on July - 20.
1454 Johan II, King of Castile, dies at 49 on July - 20.
1495 On July - 20 french viceroy of Naples Montpensier surrenders
1498 Emperor Maximilian names Albrecht governor of Netherlands on this day in history.
1513 Gaspar Schetz, Dutch treasurer-general on this day in history.
1519 On July - 20 innocent IX, [Giovanni A Facchinetti], 230th Catholic pope (1591)
1553 On this day in history pM John Dudley captured in Cambridge
1573 On this day in history lancelot of Brederode, water beggar, beheaded
1597 Franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies on July - 20.
1600 Simon Ives, composer on this day in history.
1607 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 July - 20 gerardus Vossius resigns as Dutch regent States college leader
1627 On July - 20 english fleet under George Villiers reaches La Rochelle [OS=June 10]
1636 John Oldham, trader in Mass, murdered by indians on July - 20.
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 Ignaz Vitzthumb, composer on July - 20.
1726 On July - 20 william Jones, composer