On This Day

What Happened in July 1304

Historical Events

Historic Event

Jul 20 Wars of Scottish Independence: Fall of Stirling Castle - King Edward I of England takes the last rebel stronghold of the war

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 20 Francesco Petrarch, Italian poet (Italia Mia), born in Arezzo, Tuscany (d. 1374)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 7 Benedict XI [Niccolo Boccasini], Pope (1303-04), dies