On This Day

July 1691 in History

Events in History

  • Jul 12 Antonio Pignatelli elected as Pope Innocentius XII
  • Jul 12 Battle of Aughrim (Aghrim) Ireland, William III beats James II
  • Jul 22 Battle at Aghrim: English/Dutch army beats France

Deaths in History

  • Jul 16 Francois-Michel Le Tellier, marquis de Louvois, statesman, dies at 82
  • Jul 30 Daniel Georg Morhof, German writer and scholar (b. 1639)