Historical Events In July - 26
Thursday, 23 May 2019
0657 Battle of Siffin on this day in history.
0796 On July - 26 offa, king of Mercia (75.-796)
0811 On July - 26 battle at Pliska: Bulgarian under monarch Krum beat Byzantine
0811 Nicephorus I, Byzantine Emperor (802-11), dies in battle on this day in history.
0920 Rout of an alliance of Christian troops from Navarre and Léon against the Muslims at Pamplona on July - 26.
1267 On this day in history inquistion forms in Rome under pope Clement IV
1309 Henry VII is recognized King of the Romans by Pope Clement V on July - 26.
1342 Charles I Robert van Anjou, King of Hungary (1307-42), dies on July - 26.
1467 On July - 26 ferdinand II, King of Naples
1469 Wars of the Roses: Battle of Edgecote Moor on this day in history.
1471 Paul II, [Pietro Barbo], Italian Pope (1464-71), dies at 54 on this day in history.
1497 "Edward IV's son" Perkin Warbecks army lands in Cork on this day in history.
1499 Alonso dhe Ojeda discovers Curacao Island on this day in history.
1519 On July - 26 pizarro receives royal charter for S American west coast
1524 On July - 26 james I (12) becomes king of Scotland
1529 Francisco Pizarro appointed governor of Peru on July - 26.
1533 Atahualpo, Inca ruler, dies on this day in history.
1541 Francisco Pizarro, Spanish explorer, murdered in Lima on July - 26.
1576 On July - 26 muitende Spanish troops conquer Aalst
1579 Francis Drake leaves SF to cross Pacific Ocean on July - 26.
1588 On this day in history john Hawkins becomes a knight
1630 On this day in history charles Emanuel I, the Great, Duke of Savoy (Peace of Lyon), dies
1656 On July - 26 rembrandt declares he is insolvent
1663 On this day in history france annexes Venaissin
1677 Michael Franck, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1678 On July - 26 england & Netherlands signs treaty: sending ultimatum to France
1678 Joseph I Habsburg, German king/Roman catholic emperor (1705-11) on July - 26.
1680 John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, poet/courtier, dies on July - 26.
1694 Johann Samuel Endler, composer on July - 26.
1712 On July - 26 thomas Osborne, English PM (1690-94), dies at 80
1719 On July - 26 johann Georg Christian Storl, composer, dies at 43
1728 John Friend, physician/politician, dies on July - 26.
1739 On this day in history george Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12)
1757 On this day in history battle at Hastenbeck: French army beats duke of Cumberland