Historical Events In July - 28
Thursday, 21 March 2019
0388 On this day in history battle at Aquileja: Emperor Theodosius beats emperor Magnus Maximis
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 July - 28.
1148 On this day in history crusaders attack Damascus
1165 Ibn al-'Arabi, Muslim mystic/philosopher on this day in history.
1285 On July - 28 queen Keran of Armenia, consort of Leo III of Armenia
1330 Michael III, Tsar of Bulgaria, dies in battle on July - 28.
1402 Battle at Ancyra/Angora/Ankara: Timur Lenk beats sultan Bajezid I on July - 28.
1434 Navigator Gil Eanes leaves Cape Bojador for Lisbon on July - 28.
1456 Jacopo Sannazaro, Italian poet (Arcadia) on July - 28.
1514 On July - 28 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 On this day in history english King Henry VIII marries Catharine Howard, his 5th wife
1540 Thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII's chief minister, executed on this day in history.
1579 Cardinal Granvelle returns to Madrid on this day in history.
1586 On this day in history sir Thomas Harriot introduces potatoes to Europe
1588 On this day in history spanish Armada sails to overthrow England's Queen Elizabeth I
1609 Admiral George Somers settles in Bermuda on July - 28.
1609 On July - 28 judith J Leyster, Dutch house painter, baptised
1615 On July - 28 lake Huron is discovered by French explorer Samuel de Champlain.
1635 On July - 28 spanish marshal Piccolomini conquerors Schenkenschans
1641 On this day in history john Amner, composer, dies at 61
1655 Cyrano De Bergerac French soldier, author died on July - 28.
1655 On July - 28 cyrano de Bergerac, French dramatist/novelist, dies at 36 in Paris
1667 On this day in history abraham Cowley, English poet (Mistress/Sex libri plantarum), dies
1683 Anne Stuart marries prince Georges of Denmark on this day in history.
1696 De Croissy succeeds Le Plectia as French minister of Finance on July - 28.
1708 On this day in history monarch Amengkurat II [Sunan Mas] of Mataram gives himself up to VOC
1711 On this day in history 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.