What Happened in July 1573

Historical Events

  • Jul 6 Pacificatie of Boulogne: new peace treaty with huguenots
  • Jul 6 Córdoba, Argentina, is founded by Jerónimo Luis de Cabrera.
  • Jul 13 Haarlem surrenders after 7 months to Spanish army
  • Jul 16 Alva demands submission of Zealand/Holland

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 15 Inigo Jones, architect (Old St Paul's Cathedral, Coven Garden), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 7 Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola, Italian architect (b. 1507)
  • Jul 10 Willem van Bronkhorst, Brattenburg/Stein/army leader, dies
  • Jul 20 Lancelot of Brederode, water beggar, beheaded
  • Jul 29 Spanish prince of Eboli, dies