What Happened in July 1627

Historical Events

  • Jul 10 English fleet under George Villiers reach La Rochelle [NS=June 20]
  • Jul 12 English fleet under George Villiers lands on the Rhe [NS=June 22]
  • Jul 20 English fleet under George Villiers reaches La Rochelle [OS=June 10]
  • Jul 22 English fleet under George Villiers lands on the Rhe [OS=June 12]

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 1 Nathaniel Bacon, English painter, dies at 41
  • Jul 4 Thomas Middleton, Elizabethan dramatist (Women Beware Women), dies
  • Jul 17 Lieven de Key, Flemish master builder (Vleeshal), dies at about 67
  • Jul 19 Dirck R "Didericus" Camphuysen, poet/printer/vicar, dies at about 41