Historical Events In July - 28
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
0388 Battle at Aquileja: Emperor Theodosius beats emperor Magnus Maximis on July - 28.
0450 Theodosius II de Jongere, emperor Austrian Empire, dies on this day in history.
0754 Pope Stephen II, [III] makes Pippin de Korte, King of France on this day in history.
1057 On this day in history victor II, [Gebhard], Pope (1055-57), dies
1101 On July - 28 su Tung-p'o, Chinese poet/essayist/painter/calligrapher, dies at 64
1148 Crusaders attack Damascus on this day in history.
1165 On this day in history ibn al-'Arabi, Muslim mystic/philosopher
1285 On this day in history queen Keran of Armenia, consort of Leo III of Armenia
1330 On July - 28 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 Navigator Gil Eanes leaves Cape Bojador for Lisbon on July - 28.
1456 On July - 28 jacopo Sannazaro, Italian poet (Arcadia)
1514 Maximilian of Burgundy, viceroy of Holland on this day in history.
1527 Rodrigo de Bastidas, Spanish conquistador on July - 28.
1540 England's King Henry VIII marries Catherine Howard on this day in history.
1540 English King Henry VIII marries Catharine Howard, his 5th wife on this day in history.
1540 Thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII's chief minister, executed on July - 28.
1579 Cardinal Granvelle returns to Madrid on July - 28.
1586 Sir Thomas Harriot introduces potatoes to Europe on July - 28.
1588 Spanish Armada sails to overthrow England's Queen Elizabeth I on July - 28.
1609 Admiral George Somers settles in Bermuda on this day in history.
1609 Judith J Leyster, Dutch house painter, baptised on this day in history.
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 July - 28 cyrano De Bergerac French soldier, author died
1655 On July - 28 cyrano de Bergerac, French dramatist/novelist, dies at 36 in Paris
1667 Abraham Cowley, English poet (Mistress/Sex libri plantarum), dies on July - 28.
1683 On this day in history anne Stuart marries prince Georges of Denmark
1696 On this day in history 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 Gerard Lairesse, painter, buried on July - 28.
1717 On July - 28 prussian king Frederik Willem I gives compulsory education to 5-12 yrs
1719 Jan Nepveu, governor-general of Suriname (1769-79) [or Aug 27] on this day in history.