On This Day

What Happened in July 1674

Historical Events

  • Jul 1 Spain, France & Netherlands form Triple Alliance

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Jul 19 Court of Holland bans books of Hobbes, Spinoza and Meyer

Philosopher Thomas Hobbes
Philosopher
Thomas Hobbes

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 17 Isaac Watts, English writer, preacher and hymnist (Horae Lyrican), born in Southampton, England (d. 1748)

Famous Deaths

  • Jul 2 Eberhard III, Duke of W├╝rttemberg (b. 1614)