What Happened in July 1582

Historical Events

  • Jul 2 Battle of Yamazaki: Toyotomi Hideyoshi defeats Akechi Mitsuhide
  • Jul 22 Willem of Orange moves from Antwerp to Delft

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 2 Akechi Mitsuhide, Japanese samurai, killed fleeing the battle of Yamazaki (b. 1528)