On This Day

What Happened in July 1626

Historical Events

  • Jul 5 Battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 25 Gerard Brandt, Dutch theologist, poet and historian, born in Amsterdam (d. 1685)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 5 Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
  • Jul 13 Robert Sidney, 1st Earl of Leicester, English statesman, dies at 62