On This Day

What Happened in July 1649

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 23 Clement XI [Giovanni F Albani], Italian pope (ruled 1700-21), born in Urbino, Papal States (d. 1721)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 11 Margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies
  • Jul 29 David Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies