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 This day in History - July 1
549 Historic Events for July 1
69

Bataafs nobleman Gaius Julius Civilis proclaimed emperor of Syria

Event
70

Titus sets up batterig rams to assault the walls of Jerusalem

Event
649

Pope Martinus I elected to succeed Theodore I

Event
1097

1st Crusaders defeat Sultan Kilidj Arslan of Nicea

Event
1200

In China, sunglasses are invented

Event
1233

Earl Otto II van Gelre grants Arnhem state justice

Event
1252

King Alfonso X "el Sabio" of Castili‰/Le¢n crowned

Event
1253

Battle at Westkapelle-Floris the Guardian beats Gwijde van Dampierre

Event
1347

Engagement of Count Louis of Male to Margaretha to daughter of Jan III

Event
1378

Jan I V van Arkel, bishop of Utrecht/Luik, dies

Death
1381

Laurentius Justitianus, [Lorenzo Giustiniani], saint

Birth
1390

French and Genuese armada sails out against barbarian pirates

Event
1506

Louis II, king of Hungary/Bohemia (1516-26)

Birth
1511

Hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen de Jonghe], medical/historian/humanist

Birth
1517

Inquisitor Adrian Boeyens (pope Adrianus VI) becomes cardinal

Event
1517

1st burning of Protestants at stake in Netherlands

Event
1523

Hendrik Voes, Flemish priest/church reformer, burned at stake

Death
1523

John of Esschen, Flemish priest/church reformer, burned at stake

Death
1534

Frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88)

Birth
1535

Sir Thomas More goes on trial in England charged with treason

Event
1543

England and Scotland sign Peace treaty of Greenwich

Event
1560

Charles van Croij, prince of Chimay/duke of Aarschot

Birth
1569

Latvia Parliament accept Union of Lublin, incorporate into Poland

Event
1586

Claudio Saracini, composer

Birth
1589

Christophe Plantin, French/Belgian book publisher, dies

Death