Historical Events In July - 26
Tuesday, 28 November 2023
0657 Battle of Siffin on July - 26.
0796 On July - 26 offa, king of Mercia (75.-796)
0811 On July - 26 battle at Pliska: Bulgarian under monarch Krum beat Byzantine
0811 On this day in history nicephorus I, Byzantine Emperor (802-11), dies in battle
0920 On July - 26 rout of an alliance of Christian troops from Navarre and LÃ©on against the Muslims at Pamplona.
1267 On July - 26 inquistion forms in Rome under pope Clement IV
1309 Henry VII is recognized King of the Romans by Pope Clement V on this day in history.
1342 On this day in history charles I Robert van Anjou, King of Hungary (1307-42), dies
1467 On July - 26 ferdinand II, King of Naples
1469 On this day in history wars of the Roses: Battle of Edgecote Moor
1471 Paul II, [Pietro Barbo], Italian Pope (1464-71), dies at 54 on July - 26.
1497 On July - 26 "Edward IV's son" Perkin Warbecks army lands in Cork
1499 On July - 26 alonso dhe Ojeda discovers Curacao Island
1519 Pizarro receives royal charter for S American west coast on this day in history.
1524 James I (12) becomes king of Scotland on this day in history.
1529 On this day in history francisco Pizarro appointed governor of Peru
1533 On July - 26 atahualpo, Inca ruler, dies
1541 Francisco Pizarro, Spanish explorer, murdered in Lima on July - 26.
1576 On July - 26 muitende Spanish troops conquer Aalst
1579 On July - 26 francis Drake leaves SF to cross Pacific Ocean
1588 John Hawkins becomes a knight on this day in history.
1630 Charles Emanuel I, the Great, Duke of Savoy (Peace of Lyon), dies on this day in history.
1656 Rembrandt declares he is insolvent on this day in history.
1663 On July - 26 france annexes Venaissin
1677 On this day in history michael Franck, composer, dies at 68
1678 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1694 On July - 26 johann Samuel Endler, composer
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 George Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12) on July - 26.
1757 On this day in history battle at Hastenbeck: French army beats duke of Cumberland