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 This day in History - July 15
400 Historic Events for July 15
668

Constantius II, emperor of Byzantium, dies at 37

Death
1085

Robert Guiscard, Duke of Apulia and Calabria, dies at 70

Death
1099

1st Crusaders capture, plunder Jerusalem

Event
1205

Pope Innocent III states Jews are doomed to perpetual servitudea and subjugation due to crucifixion of Jesus

Event
1274

John F Bonaventura, Ital/French theologist/dominican/saint, dies

Death
1291

Rudolf I, King of Germany and Holy Roman Empire, dies

Death
1307

Duke Henrik van Karinthi chosen king of Bohemia

Event
1381

John Ball, English priest/ideologist of Boer uprising, hanged

Death
1410

Battle of Tannenburg-Teutonic Knights vs King Ladislas II of Poland

Event
1411

Johannes Parvus, [Jean Petit], French theologist, dies

Death
1416

John, Duke of Berry, captain of Paris, dies

Death
1417

Willem J Eggert, financier (W E Center, Purmerend), dies

Death
1500

Duke Albrecht of Saxon beats Friese rebellion

Event
1500

"Blood Wedding" of Astorre Baglione and Lavinia Colonna in Perugia family Baglione massacre

Event
1501

Explorer Pedro Cabral back in Lisbon

Event
1524

Emperor Karel I bans German national synode

Event
1538

Peace talks between Karel and King Fran‡ois I

Event
1573

Inigo Jones, London, architect (restored St Paul's Cathedral)

Birth
1606

Rembrandt van Rijn, Leiden Netherlands, painter (Night Watch)

Birth
1609

Annibale Carracci, painter, dies

Death
1638

Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, composer

Birth
1662

England's King Charles II charters Royal Society in London

Event
1685

James Scott, Duke of Monmouth, illegitimate son of Charles 2, executed

Death
1700

Johann Christoph Richter, composer

Birth
1701

Pierre Joubert, became oldest known Canadian (113 y 124 d at death)

Birth