Historical Events In July - 23
Tuesday, 19 January 2021
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 Frederik II crowns himself Roman Catholic king on July - 23.
1253 On July - 23 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 On July - 23 louis I, Duke of Anjou/King of Naples (Battle at Poitiers)
1373 Birgitta van Sweden, Swedish saint, dies on this day in history.
1401 On this day in history francesco Sfoza, soldier
1403 On July - 23 battle of Shrewsbury fought by Percys against King Henry IV
1403 Henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], killed in battle at 39 on July - 23.
1431 Council of Basel opens on this day in history.
1453 On this day in history battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion
1531 On this day in history louis de Brézé, seigneur d'Anet, Marshal of Normandy and husband of Diane de Poitiers
1532 On this day in history karel I & evangelical monarchy signs Peace of Neurenberg
1540 On this day in history turkey recognizes Janos Sigismund Zapolyai as vassal-king of Hungary
1558 Battle at Grevelingen: Gen/earl Lamoraal van Egmont beat France on this day in history.
1568 On July - 23 don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23
1572 Willem van Oranges troops occupy Roermond on the Spanjaarden on July - 23.
1581 On July - 23 georges Lalaing, viceroy of Friesland, dies
1594 Groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis on this day in history.
1599 On this day in history caravaggio's first public commission for paintings
1599 Caravaggio's 1st public commission for paintings on July - 23.
1632 Three hundred colonists bound for New France depart from Dieppe, France on this day in history.
1645 On this day in history aleksei Mihailovitch Romanov succeeds his father Michael as czar
1645 On July - 23 michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov, dies
1659 On this day in history antonius Schultingh, [Schultingius], Dutch lawyer
1664 4 British ships to drive Dutch out of NY, arrive in Boston on July - 23.
1685 Pietro Reggio, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1690 Richard Gibson, minature painter, dies on this day in history.
1726 On this day in history benjamin Franklin sails back to Philadelphia
1727 Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt, Lord Chancellor of Great Britain on July - 23.
1734 Antonio Maria Gasparo Sacchini, opera composer [or Jun 14 1730] on July - 23.