Historical Events In July - 28
Monday, 06 April 2020
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 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 Crusaders attack Damascus on this day in history.
1165 On this day in history ibn al-'Arabi, Muslim mystic/philosopher
1285 Queen Keran of Armenia, consort of Leo III of Armenia on July - 28.
1330 Michael III, Tsar of Bulgaria, dies in battle on this day in history.
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 On July - 28 jacopo Sannazaro, Italian poet (Arcadia)
1514 Maximilian of Burgundy, viceroy of Holland on July - 28.
1527 On July - 28 rodrigo de Bastidas, Spanish conquistador
1540 England's King Henry VIII marries Catherine Howard on July - 28.
1540 English King Henry VIII marries Catharine Howard, his 5th wife on this day in history.
1540 On this day in history thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII's chief minister, executed
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 July - 28 spanish Armada sails to overthrow England's Queen Elizabeth I
1609 Admiral George Somers settles in Bermuda on July - 28.
1609 Judith J Leyster, Dutch house painter, baptised on July - 28.
1615 On July - 28 lake Huron is discovered by French explorer Samuel de Champlain.
1635 On July - 28 spanish marshal Piccolomini conquerors Schenkenschans
1641 John Amner, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1655 Cyrano De Bergerac French soldier, author died on this day in history.
1655 Cyrano de Bergerac, French dramatist/novelist, dies at 36 in Paris on this day in history.
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 Monarch Amengkurat II [Sunan Mas] of Mataram gives himself up to VOC on July - 28.
1711 Gerard Lairesse, painter, buried on this day in history.
1717 On this day in history prussian king Frederik Willem I gives compulsory education to 5-12 yrs
1719 On this day in history jan Nepveu, governor-general of Suriname (1769-79) [or Aug 27]