Historical Events In July - 26
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
0657 On July - 26 battle of Siffin.
0796 Offa, king of Mercia (75.-796) on July - 26.
0811 On July - 26 battle at Pliska: Bulgarian under monarch Krum beat Byzantine
0811 Nicephorus I, Byzantine Emperor (802-11), dies in battle on July - 26.
0920 On this day in history rout of an alliance of Christian troops from Navarre and L√©on against the Muslims at Pamplona.
1267 Inquistion forms in Rome under pope Clement IV on this day in history.
1309 Henry VII is recognized King of the Romans by Pope Clement V on this day in history.
1342 Charles I Robert van Anjou, King of Hungary (1307-42), dies on this day in history.
1467 On July - 26 ferdinand II, King of Naples
1469 On July - 26 wars of the Roses: Battle of Edgecote Moor
1471 On this day in history paul II, [Pietro Barbo], Italian Pope (1464-71), dies at 54
1497 On July - 26 "Edward IV's son" Perkin Warbecks army lands in Cork
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 July - 26.
1541 On July - 26 francisco Pizarro, Spanish explorer, murdered in Lima
1576 On July - 26 muitende Spanish troops conquer Aalst
1579 On this day in history francis Drake leaves SF to cross Pacific Ocean
1588 John Hawkins becomes a knight on this day in history.
1630 On this day in history charles Emanuel I, the Great, Duke of Savoy (Peace of Lyon), dies
1656 On this day in history rembrandt declares he is insolvent
1663 France annexes Venaissin on July - 26.
1677 Michael Franck, composer, dies at 68 on July - 26.
1678 On July - 26 england & Netherlands signs treaty: sending ultimatum to France
1678 Joseph I Habsburg, German king/Roman catholic emperor (1705-11) on this day in history.
1680 John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, poet/courtier, dies on July - 26.
1694 On July - 26 johann Samuel Endler, composer
1712 Thomas Osborne, English PM (1690-94), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1719 Johann Georg Christian Storl, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
1728 John Friend, physician/politician, dies on this day in history.
1739 George Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12) on this day in history.
1757 Battle at Hastenbeck: French army beats duke of Cumberland on this day in history.