Historical Events In July - 26
Wednesday, 19 September 2018
0657 Battle of Siffin on July - 26.
0796 On this day in history offa, king of Mercia (75.-796)
0811 Battle at Pliska: Bulgarian under monarch Krum beat Byzantine on July - 26.
0811 On July - 26 nicephorus I, Byzantine Emperor (802-11), dies in battle
0920 Rout of an alliance of Christian troops from Navarre and Léon against the Muslims at Pamplona on this day in history.
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 July - 26.
1342 Charles I Robert van Anjou, King of Hungary (1307-42), dies on July - 26.
1467 Ferdinand II, King of Naples on July - 26.
1469 On July - 26 wars of the Roses: Battle of Edgecote Moor
1471 On July - 26 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 July - 26.
1519 On this day in history pizarro receives royal charter for S American west coast
1524 James I (12) becomes king of Scotland on this day in history.
1529 Francisco Pizarro appointed governor of Peru on July - 26.
1533 On this day in history atahualpo, Inca ruler, dies
1541 On July - 26 francisco Pizarro, Spanish explorer, murdered in Lima
1576 Muitende Spanish troops conquer Aalst on this day in history.
1579 Francis Drake leaves SF to cross Pacific Ocean on July - 26.
1588 John Hawkins becomes a knight on July - 26.
1630 Charles Emanuel I, the Great, Duke of Savoy (Peace of Lyon), dies on July - 26.
1656 On July - 26 rembrandt declares he is insolvent
1663 France annexes Venaissin on July - 26.
1677 Michael Franck, composer, dies at 68 on July - 26.
1678 England & Netherlands signs treaty: sending ultimatum to France on July - 26.
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 this day in history 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 On this day in history john Friend, physician/politician, dies
1739 George Clinton, NY, (D-R) 4th VP (1805-12) on July - 26.
1757 Battle at Hastenbeck: French army beats duke of Cumberland on this day in history.