Historical Events In July - 28
Thursday, 18 July 2019
0388 Battle at Aquileja: Emperor Theodosius beats emperor Magnus Maximis on July - 28.
0450 Theodosius II de Jongere, emperor Austrian Empire, dies on July - 28.
0754 On July - 28 pope Stephen II, [III] makes Pippin de Korte, King of France
1057 On July - 28 victor II, [Gebhard], Pope (1055-57), dies
1101 On this day in history su Tung-p'o, Chinese poet/essayist/painter/calligrapher, dies at 64
1148 On July - 28 crusaders attack Damascus
1165 On July - 28 ibn al-'Arabi, Muslim mystic/philosopher
1285 On this day in history queen Keran of Armenia, consort of Leo III of Armenia
1330 Michael III, Tsar of Bulgaria, dies in battle on July - 28.
1402 On this day in history battle at Ancyra/Angora/Ankara: Timur Lenk beats sultan Bajezid I
1434 Navigator Gil Eanes leaves Cape Bojador for Lisbon on July - 28.
1456 On this day in history jacopo Sannazaro, Italian poet (Arcadia)
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 On this day in history thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII's chief minister, executed
1579 Cardinal Granvelle returns to Madrid on July - 28.
1586 Sir Thomas Harriot introduces potatoes to Europe on July - 28.
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 Lake Huron is discovered by French explorer Samuel de Champlain on this day in history.
1635 Spanish marshal Piccolomini conquerors Schenkenschans on July - 28.
1641 John Amner, composer, dies at 61 on July - 28.
1655 On July - 28 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 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 On July - 28 de Croissy succeeds Le Plectia as French minister of Finance
1708 Monarch Amengkurat II [Sunan Mas] of Mataram gives himself up to VOC on July - 28.
1711 On this day in history gerard Lairesse, painter, buried
1717 Prussian king Frederik Willem I gives compulsory education to 5-12 yrs on this day in history.
1719 Jan Nepveu, governor-general of Suriname (1769-79) [or Aug 27] on this day in history.