Historical Events In July - 28
Sunday, 19 May 2019
0388 Battle at Aquileja: Emperor Theodosius beats emperor Magnus Maximis on July - 28.
0450 On this day in history theodosius II de Jongere, emperor Austrian Empire, dies
0754 Pope Stephen II, [III] makes Pippin de Korte, King of France on this day in history.
1057 Victor II, [Gebhard], Pope (1055-57), dies on July - 28.
1101 Su Tung-p'o, Chinese poet/essayist/painter/calligrapher, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1148 Crusaders attack Damascus on this day in history.
1165 On this day in history ibn al-'Arabi, Muslim mystic/philosopher
1285 On July - 28 queen Keran of Armenia, consort of Leo III of Armenia
1330 On this day in history michael III, Tsar of Bulgaria, dies in battle
1402 Battle at Ancyra/Angora/Ankara: Timur Lenk beats sultan Bajezid I on this day in history.
1434 On this day in history navigator Gil Eanes leaves Cape Bojador for Lisbon
1456 Jacopo Sannazaro, Italian poet (Arcadia) on this day in history.
1514 On this day in history maximilian of Burgundy, viceroy of Holland
1527 Rodrigo de Bastidas, Spanish conquistador on July - 28.
1540 On July - 28 england's King Henry VIII marries Catherine Howard.
1540 English King Henry VIII marries Catharine Howard, his 5th wife on July - 28.
1540 On July - 28 thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII's chief minister, executed
1579 Cardinal Granvelle returns to Madrid on July - 28.
1586 On July - 28 sir Thomas Harriot introduces potatoes to Europe
1588 On July - 28 spanish Armada sails to overthrow England's Queen Elizabeth I
1609 Admiral George Somers settles in Bermuda on this day in history.
1609 On this day in history judith J Leyster, Dutch house painter, baptised
1615 Lake Huron is discovered by French explorer Samuel de Champlain on July - 28.
1635 On July - 28 spanish marshal Piccolomini conquerors Schenkenschans
1641 On July - 28 john Amner, composer, dies at 61
1655 On this day in history cyrano De Bergerac French soldier, author died
1655 Cyrano de Bergerac, French dramatist/novelist, dies at 36 in Paris on this day in history.
1667 On July - 28 abraham Cowley, English poet (Mistress/Sex libri plantarum), dies
1683 Anne Stuart marries prince Georges of Denmark on July - 28.
1696 On July - 28 de Croissy succeeds Le Plectia as French minister of Finance
1708 On this day in history monarch Amengkurat II [Sunan Mas] of Mataram gives himself up to VOC
1711 On July - 28 gerard Lairesse, painter, buried
1717 Prussian king Frederik Willem I gives compulsory education to 5-12 yrs on July - 28.
1719 Jan Nepveu, governor-general of Suriname (1769-79) [or Aug 27] on this day in history.