On This Day

What Happened in July 1662

Historical Events

Historic Event

Jul 15 King Charles II charters Royal Society in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 11 Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria and governor of the Spanish Netherlands (1691-1714), born in Munich (d. 1726)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 1 Simon Ives, English court composer, dies at 61