Historical Events In July - 23
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
0636 On July - 23 arabs gain control of most of Palestine from Byzantine Empire
0685 On July - 23 john V begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0945 On this day in history richarius, bishop of Luik (922-45), dies
1148 Crusaders attack Damascus on July - 23.
1215 Frederik II crowns himself Roman Catholic king on this day in history.
1253 On July - 23 jews are expelled from Vienne France by order of Pope Innocent III
1298 Jews are massacred at Wurzburg Germany on this day in history.
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 July - 23 francesco Sfoza, soldier
1403 Battle of Shrewsbury fought by Percys against King Henry IV on July - 23.
1403 Henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], killed in battle at 39 on this day in history.
1431 On July - 23 council of Basel opens
1453 Battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion on this day in history.
1531 On July - 23 louis de Brézé, seigneur d'Anet, Marshal of Normandy and husband of Diane de Poitiers
1532 Karel I & evangelical monarchy signs Peace of Neurenberg on this day in history.
1540 Turkey recognizes Janos Sigismund Zapolyai as vassal-king of Hungary on July - 23.
1558 Battle at Grevelingen: Gen/earl Lamoraal van Egmont beat France on July - 23.
1568 On July - 23 don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 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 Groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis on July - 23.
1599 On July - 23 caravaggio's first public commission for paintings
1599 On this day in history caravaggio's 1st public commission for paintings
1632 On this day in history three hundred colonists bound for New France depart from Dieppe, France.
1645 On this day in history aleksei Mihailovitch Romanov succeeds his father Michael as czar
1645 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov, dies on July - 23.
1659 Antonius Schultingh, [Schultingius], Dutch lawyer on this day in history.
1664 On July - 23 4 British ships to drive Dutch out of NY, arrive in Boston
1685 On July - 23 pietro Reggio, composer, dies at 53
1690 On this day in history richard Gibson, minature painter, dies
1726 On this day in history benjamin Franklin sails back to Philadelphia
1727 Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt, Lord Chancellor of Great Britain on this day in history.
1734 Antonio Maria Gasparo Sacchini, opera composer [or Jun 14 1730] on July - 23.