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 This day in History - July 23
415 Historic Events for July 23
636

Arabs gain control of most of Palestine from Byzantine Empire

Event
685

John V begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
945

Richarius, bishop of Luik (922-45), dies

Death
1148

Crusaders attack Damascus

Event
1215

Frederik II crowns himself Roman Catholic king

Event
1253

Jews are expelled from Vienne France by order of Pope Innocent III

Event
1298

Jews are massacred at Wurzburg Germany

Event
1298

Rindfleish Persecutions-Jewish community Wurzburg Germany annihilated

Event
1339

Louis I, Duke of Anjou/King of Naples (Battle at Poitiers)

Birth
1373

Birgitta van Sweden, Swedish saint, dies

Death
1401

Francesco Sfoza, soldier

Birth
1403

Henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], killed in battle at 39

Death
1403

Battle of Shrewsbury fought by Percys against King Henry IV

Event
1431

Council of Basel opens

Event
1431

G Cesarini opens Counsel of Basel (Ferrara/Florence)

Event
1453

Battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beats Gentse rebellion

Event
1532

Karel I and evangelical monarchy signs Peace of Neurenberg

Event
1540

Turkey recognizes J nos Sigismund Z polyai as vassal-king of Hungary

Event
1558

Battle at Grevelingen: Gen/earl Lamoraal van Egmont beat France

Event
1562

Gottfried/G”tz von Berlichingen, German Knight of kingdom, dies

Death
1568

Don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23

Death
1572

Willem van Oranges troops occupy Roermond on the Spanjaarden

Event
1581

Georges Lalaing, viceroy of Friesland, dies

Death
1594

Groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis

Event
1599

Caravaggio's 1st public commission for paintings

Event