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#TodayInHistory – August 3

August 3 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 8 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Roman Empire general Tiberius defeats Dalmatians on the river Bathinus 1492 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Christopher Columbus sets sail on his first […]

#TodayInHistory – August 2

August 2 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 338 BC ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Macedonian army led by Philip II defeats combined forces of Athens and Thebes in the Battle of Chaeronea, […]

#TodayInHistory – August 1

August 1 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 30 BC ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Octavian (later known as Augustus) enters Alexandria, Egypt, bringing it under the control of the Roman Republic 527 […]

#TodayInHistory – July 31

July 31 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 30 BC ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Battle of Alexandria: Mark Antony achieves minor victory over Octavian, but most of his army subsequently deserts, leading […]

#TodayInHistory – July 30

July 30 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 101 BC ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Battle of Vercellae: Roman army under Gaius Marius defeats the Cimbri in Cisalpine Gaul, ending the Celto-Germanic threat […]

#TodayInHistory – July 29

July 29 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 626 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Avaren/Slaves under khagan Bajan begin siege of Constantinople 904 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Thessalonica is sacked by Saracen pirates led by renegade […]

#TodayInHistory – July 28

July 28 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 1148 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Second Crusade: Crusaders abandon their siege of Damascus 1330 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Battle of Velbuzd: Serbian forces defeats Bulgarian army 1794 […]

#TodayInHistory – July 27

July 27 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 1214 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ 1st battle of Bouvines: King Philip II of France vs Holy Roman Emperor Otto IV and King John of […]

#TodayInHistory – July 26

July 26 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 657 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Battle of Siffin during the first Muslim civil war between Ali ibn Abi Talib and Muawiyah I beside Euphrates […]

#TodayInHistory – July 25

July 25 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 306 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Constantine I is proclaimed Roman Emperor by his troops 1521 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ About 300 heretics burned in Vrijdagmarkt Gent 1538 […]

#TodayInHistory – July 24

July 24 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 1487 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Citizens of Leeuwarden, Netherlands, rebel against ban on foreign beer 1534 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ French explorer Jacques Cartier lands in Canada, […]

#TodayInHistory – July 23

July 23 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 1215 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Frederick II crowned King of the Romans (King of the Germans) in Aachen 1829 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ William Austin Burt patents […]

#TodayInHistory – July 22

July 22 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 1099 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ First Crusade: Godfrey of Bouillon is elected the first Defender of the Holy Sepulchre of The Kingdom of Jerusalem […]

#TodayInHistory – July 21

July 21 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 356 BC ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Herostratus sets fire to the Temple of Artemis in Ephesus, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. […]

#TodayInHistory – July 20

July 20 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 1304 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Wars of Scottish Independence: fall of Stirling Castle – King Edward I of England takes the last rebel stronghold […]

#TodayInHistory – July 19

July 19 โ€“ Some important events on this day. 1595 ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ Astronomer Johannes Kepler has an epiphany and develops his theory of the geometrical basis of the universe while teaching […]