Historical Events In July - 23
Thursday, 21 November 2019
0636 Arabs gain control of most of Palestine from Byzantine Empire on this day in history.
0685 On July - 23 john V begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0945 Richarius, bishop of Luik (922-45), dies on July - 23.
1148 Crusaders attack Damascus on this day in history.
1215 On July - 23 frederik II crowns himself Roman Catholic king
1253 On this day in history jews are expelled from Vienne France by order of Pope Innocent III
1298 On this day in history jews are massacred at Wurzburg Germany
1339 Louis I, Duke of Anjou/King of Naples (Battle at Poitiers) on July - 23.
1373 On July - 23 birgitta van Sweden, Swedish saint, dies
1401 On this day in history francesco Sfoza, soldier
1403 Battle of Shrewsbury fought by Percys against King Henry IV on this day in history.
1403 Henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], killed in battle at 39 on July - 23.
1431 On July - 23 council of Basel opens
1453 On this day in history battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion
1531 Louis de BrĂ©zĂ©, seigneur d'Anet, Marshal of Normandy and husband of Diane de Poitiers on July - 23.
1532 Karel I & evangelical monarchy signs Peace of Neurenberg on July - 23.
1540 On this day in history turkey recognizes Janos Sigismund Zapolyai as vassal-king of Hungary
1558 On July - 23 battle at Grevelingen: Gen/earl Lamoraal van Egmont beat France
1568 Don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23 on July - 23.
1572 On July - 23 willem van Oranges troops occupy Roermond on the Spanjaarden
1581 On July - 23 georges Lalaing, viceroy of Friesland, dies
1594 On this day in history groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis
1599 Caravaggio's first public commission for paintings on July - 23.
1599 On this day in history caravaggio's 1st public commission for paintings
1632 On July - 23 three hundred colonists bound for New France depart from Dieppe, France.
1645 Aleksei Mihailovitch Romanov succeeds his father Michael as czar on July - 23.
1645 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov, dies on this day in history.
1659 Antonius Schultingh, [Schultingius], Dutch lawyer on this day in history.
1664 4 British ships to drive Dutch out of NY, arrive in Boston on this day in history.
1685 Pietro Reggio, composer, dies at 53 on July - 23.
1690 Richard Gibson, minature painter, dies on July - 23.
1726 On this day in history benjamin Franklin sails back to Philadelphia
1727 On this day in history simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt, Lord Chancellor of Great Britain
1734 On July - 23 antonio Maria Gasparo Sacchini, opera composer [or Jun 14 1730]