On This Day

July 1645 in History

Events in History


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Jul 10 Battle at Langport, Somerset: Oliver Cromwell's New Model Army beats Royalists

English Military and Political Leader Oliver Cromwell
English Military and Political Leader
Oliver Cromwell
  • Jul 13 Aleksei Romanov succeeds his father Michael as Tsar of Russia

Deaths in History

  • Jul 17 Robert Carr, 1st Earl of Somerset, Scottish politician
  • Jul 22 Gaspar de Guzman, premier of Spain (1621-43), dies at 58
  • Jul 23 Michael I, first Russian Tsar of the House of Romanov (1613-45), dies at 49