On This Day

What Happened in July 1678

Historical Events

  • Jul 26 England and Netherlands signs treaty: sending ultimatum to France
  • Jul 30 English troops land in Flanders

Famous Birthdays

  • Jul 6 Nicola Francesco Haym, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1729)
  • Jul 26 Joseph I Habsburg, German king and Roman Catholic emperor (1705-11), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1711)