history fiend logo history fiend area
history fiend spacer

Find Events By Day

 

Follow History Fiend on Twitter

Notable Events, Moments and People In History

Random Moments In Time

January 28, 1981: Olympic Glory tanker at Galveston Bay, Texas, spills 1 million gallons of oil in a ship collision
March 19, 1991: Sacramento Kings set NBA record of 29 consecutive road loses
October 25, 1925: Rightist German ministers disavows Treaty of Locarno
April 14, 1962: Georges Pompidou becomes president of France
December 3, 1964: Police arrests 800 sit-in students at Univeristy of California at Berkeley

Events That Made History Today - July 20

514 - St. Hormisdas elected as Pope succeeding Pope Sympowerus
1031 - Henry I succeeds father Robert II as King of France
1495 - French viceroy of Naples Montpensier surrenders
1498 - Emperor Maximilian names Albrecht governor of Netherlands
1553 - Prime Minister John Dudley captured in Cambridge
View All Events That Made History on July 20 ~ Born on July 20

Events That Made History Tomorrow - July 21

230 - St. Pontianus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
365 - Alexandria hit by Earthquake; about 50,000 die
866 - John appointed bishop of the kingdom
905 - Holy Roman Catholic emperor Louis III captured
976 - Emperor Otto II gives earl Leopold I, East Bavaria
View All Events That Made History on July 21 ~ Born on July 21

Events That Made History Yesterday - July 19

64 - Circus Maximus in Rome catches fire
532 - Start of Dionysian Pascal Cycle
1195 - Battle at Alarcos: Almohaden beats Alfons VIII of Castilia
1380 - Thomas of Buckingham's invasion army lands on Calais
1425 - Duke John VI van Brabant pledges Holland/Zealand to Philip the Good
View All Events That Made History on July 19 ~ Born on July 19

1444 - The Year That Was

November 10: Battle at Varna, Black Sea: Sultan Murad II beats crusaders

Copyright © 2009 - 2017 History-Fiend.com Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact Us