Historical Events In July - 25
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
0285 On July - 25 diocletian appoints Maximian as Caesar, co-ruler.
0306 On this day in history constantine I is proclaimed Roman emperor by his troops.
0306 Gaius Flavius V Constantius, under-emperor of Rome 297-306, dies on this day in history.
0841 Battle at Fontenay: Louis & Charles beat their brother Lotharius I on July - 25.
0864 The Edict of Pistres of Charles the Bald orders defensive measures against the Vikings on this day in history.
0975 Thietmar, bishop of Merseburg, German chronicler on this day in history.
1109 On this day in history afonso I, the Conqueror, king of Portugal (1143-85)
1139 On July - 25 count Alfonso I of Portugal becomes king
1215 On July - 25 frederik II (20) crowned king of German
1261 Byzantium Emperor Michael VIII recaptures Constantinople on July - 25.
1360 On July - 25 jews are expelled from Breslau Silesia
1404 Philips van Saint-Pol, Duke of Brabant on this day in history.
1409 On this day in history king Martin I of Sicily
1471 John Soreth, French general, dies on this day in history.
1492 On July - 25 innocent VII, [Giovanni B Cibo], Italian Pope (1484-92), dies
1511 Portugese assault on city Malakka attack on this day in history.
1517 On this day in history jacques Peletier (du Mans), French poet/scientist
1519 On July - 25 san Cristobal de la Habana forms in Cuba
1521 About 300 heretics burned in Vrijdagmarkt Gent on July - 25.
1536 SebastiĂˇn de BelalcĂˇzar on his search of El Dorado founds the City of Santiago de Cali on July - 25.
1538 The City of Guayaquil is founded by the Spanish Conquistador Francisco de Orellana and given the name Muy Noble y Muy Leal Ciudad de Santiago de Guayaquil on this day in history.
1539 Lorenzo Campeggi(east), archbishop of Bologna/diplomat, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1547 On this day in history henry II of France is crowned.
1564 Maximilian II succeeds his father Ferdinand II as RC emperor on this day in history.
1564 On this day in history ferdinand I, German Emperor (1558-64), dies at 61
1567 On this day in history don Diego de Losada founds the city of Santiago de Leon de Caracas, modern-day Caracas, the capital city of Venezuela.
1570 On July - 25 battle at Arnay-le-Duc Bourgundy: Huguenots-French govt army
1570 On this day in history ivan Viskovati, chancellor of Russia, executed
1575 On this day in history christoph Scheiner, Germany, astronomer
1579 Valerius Otto, composer on this day in history.
1580 Baltazar Alvarez, Spanish jesuit/writer, dies at 47 on July - 25.
1585 Amsterdam bans 45 roman catholics on this day in history.
1593 France's Protestant King Henri IV converts to Roman Catholic on this day in history.
1593 Steven Haghen, navigator/governor of Ambon (1617-18), dies at 61 on July - 25.