Historical Events In July - 23
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
0636 On July - 23 arabs gain control of most of Palestine from Byzantine Empire
0685 John V begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0945 On July - 23 richarius, bishop of Luik (922-45), dies
1148 Crusaders attack Damascus on July - 23.
1215 Frederik II crowns himself Roman Catholic king on July - 23.
1253 Jews are expelled from Vienne France by order of Pope Innocent III on this day in history.
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 July - 23 francesco Sfoza, soldier
1403 On this day in history 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 July - 23.
1453 Battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion on July - 23.
1531 Louis de Brézé, seigneur d'Anet, Marshal of Normandy and husband of Diane de Poitiers on this day in history.
1532 On July - 23 karel I & evangelical monarchy signs Peace of Neurenberg
1540 On July - 23 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 July - 23.
1599 On this day in history caravaggio's first public commission for paintings
1599 Caravaggio's 1st public commission for paintings on this day in history.
1632 On this day in history three hundred colonists bound for New France depart from Dieppe, France.
1645 On July - 23 aleksei Mihailovitch Romanov succeeds his father Michael as czar
1645 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1685 On July - 23 pietro Reggio, composer, dies at 53
1690 On July - 23 richard Gibson, minature painter, dies
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 Antonio Maria Gasparo Sacchini, opera composer [or Jun 14 1730] on this day in history.