On This Day

July 1612 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Jul 27 Murad IV, Sultan of Turkey (1623-40) who conquered Baghdad, born in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire (d. 1640)

Deaths in History

  • Jul 24 Ottavio M Frangipani, Pope elect, dies
  • Jul 29 Jacques Bongars, French scholar and diplomat (b. 1554)