On This Day

What Happened in July 1419

Historical Events

  • Jul 30 First defenestration of Prague: anti-Catholic Hussites, followers of executed reformer Jan Hus, storm Prague town hall and throw the judge, mayor and several city council members out the windows. They die in the fall or killed by crowd outside.

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 10 Emperor Go-Hanazono, 102nd Emperor of Japan (d. 1471)