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July 15th, 2008 (July 15 2008)DeathGyorgy Kolonics, Hungarian canoeist (born in 1972)
July 15th, 2006 (July 15 2006)DeathRobert H. Brooks, founder of Hooters of America (born in 1937)
July 15th, 2003 (July 15 2003)EventAOL Time Warner disbands Netscape Communications Corporation. The Mozilla Foundation is established on the same day.
July 15th, 2003 (July 15 2003)DeathRoberto Bolano, Chilean writer (born in 1953)Roberto Bolano Quotes
July 15th, 2003 (July 15 2003)DeathTex Schramm, American football team president and general manager (born in 1920)
July 15th, 2002 (July 15 2002)Event"American Taliban" John Walker Lindh pleads guilty to supplying aid to the enemy and to possession of explosives during the commission of a felony.
July 15th, 2002 (July 15 2002)EventAnti-Terrorism Court of Pakistan hands down the death sentence to British born Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh and life terms to three others suspected of murdering Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl.
July 15th, 2000 (July 15 2000)DeathLouis Quilico, Canadian baritone (born in 1925)
July 15th, 1997 (July 15 1997)EventIn Miami, Florida, serial killer Andrew Phillip Cunanan guns down Gianni Versace outside his home.
July 15th, 1997 (July 15 1997)DeathGianni Versace, Italian fashion designer (born in 1946)
July 15th, 1996 (July 15 1996)EventA Belgian Air Force C-130 Hercules carrying the Royal Netherlands Army marching band crashes on landing at Eindhoven Airport.
July 15th, 1996 (July 15 1996)DeathDana Hill, American actress (born in 1964)
July 15th, 1994 (July 15 1994)EventThe new Ivybridge railway station, costing ?380,000, opens in the town of Ivybridge, Devon, England. Devo Quotes
July 15th, 1993 (July 15 1993)DeathDavid Brian, American actor (born in 1914)
July 15th, 1993 (July 15 1993)DeathBobby Kent, alleged Florida bully murdered by his friends (born in 1973)
July 15th, 1992 (July 15 1992)BirthKoharu Kusumi, Japanese singer (Morning Musume)
July 15th, 1992 (July 15 1992)DeathChingiz Mustafayev, Azerbaijan s most noted journalist (born in 1960)
July 15th, 1992 (July 15 1992)DeathHammer DeRoburt, first President of Nauru (born in 1922)
July 15th, 1991 (July 15 1991)DeathBert Convy, American actor (born in 1933)
July 15th, 1990 (July 15 1990)DeathMargaret Lockwood, British actress (born in 1916)
July 15th, 1989 (July 15 1989)BirthTristan Wilds, American actor
July 15th, 1989 (July 15 1989)DeathLaurie Cunningham, English footballer (born in 1956)
July 15th, 1986 (July 15 1986)DeathBilly Haughton, American harness driver and trainer (born in 1923)
July 15th, 1984 (July 15 1984)BirthVice Cooler, American musician
July 15th, 1983 (July 15 1983)BirthNelson Merlo, Brazilian racing driver
July 15th, 1982 (July 15 1982)DeathBill Justis, American musician and producer (born in 1926)
July 15th, 1980 (July 15 1980)BirthJonathan Cheechoo, professional ice hockey player
July 15th, 1980 (July 15 1980)BirthReggie Abercrombie, professional baseball player
July 15th, 1980 (July 15 1980)BirthJasper Paakkonen, Finnish actor and film producer
July 15th, 1979 (July 15 1979)EventU.S. President Jimmy Carter gives his famous "malaise" speech, where he characterizes the greatest threat to the country as "this crisis in the growing doubt about the meaning of our own lives and in the loss of a unity of purpose for our nation."Jimmy Carter Quotes
July 15th, 1979 (July 15 1979)BirthLaura Benanti, American musical theatre actress
July 15th, 1979 (July 15 1979)BirthAlexander Frei, Swiss footballer
July 15th, 1979 (July 15 1979)DeathGustavo Diaz Ordaz, President of Mexico (born in 1911)
July 15th, 1978 (July 15 1978)BirthMiguel Olivo, Dominican baseball player
July 15th, 1977 (July 15 1977)BirthRay Toro, American musician (My Chemical Romance)
July 15th, 1977 (July 15 1977)BirthKitana Baker, American model (Miller Light Catfight commercial)
July 15th, 1977 (July 15 1977)BirthFaraz Anwar, Pakistani guitarist (Mizraab)
July 15th, 1977 (July 15 1977)BirthLana Parrilla, American actress
July 15th, 1977 (July 15 1977)BirthAndre Nel, South African Cricketer
July 15th, 1976 (July 15 1976)BirthJim Jones, African Puerto Rican American rapperJim Jones Quotes
July 15th, 1976 (July 15 1976)BirthDiane Kruger, German actress and former fashion model
July 15th, 1975 (July 15 1975)BirthKara Drew, An American professional wrestler better known as Cherry
July 15th, 1975 (July 15 1975)BirthBen Pepper, Australian basketball player
July 15th, 1974 (July 15 1974)EventIn Nicosia, Cyprus, Greek-sponsored nationalists launch a coup d etat, deposing President Makarios and installing Nikos Sampson as Cypriot president.
July 15th, 1974 (July 15 1974)BirthChot Ulep, Filipino musician
July 15th, 1974 (July 15 1974)DeathChristine Chubbuck, television news reporter (b.1944)
July 15th, 1973 (July 15 1973)BirthJohn Dolmayan, Lebanese-born drummer (System of a Down)John Dolmayan Quotes
July 15th, 1973 (July 15 1973)BirthBrian Austin Green, American actor
July 15th, 1973 (July 15 1973)BirthChris Taylor, Australian comedian, member of The Chaser
July 15th, 1972 (July 15 1972)BirthMichael Barnett, UK musician / producer
July 15th, 1972 (July 15 1972)BirthScott Foley, American actor
July 15th, 1972 (July 15 1972)BirthBeth Ostrosky, American model
July 15th, 1971 (July 15 1971)BirthDanijela, Croatian singer
July 15th, 1970 (July 15 1970)BirthChi Cheng, American musician (Deftones)
July 15th, 1968 (July 15 1968)BirthEddie Griffin, American comedian
July 15th, 1968 (July 15 1968)BirthStan Kirsch, American actor
July 15th, 1967 (July 15 1967)BirthAdam Savage, American actor
July 15th, 1966 (July 15 1966)BirthJason Bonham, English drummer; son of John Bonham
July 15th, 1966 (July 15 1966)BirthIrene Jacob, French-born Swiss actress
July 15th, 1965 (July 15 1965)BirthDavid Miliband, British politician
July 15th, 1965 (July 15 1965)DeathFrancis Cherry, American politician (born in 1908)
July 15th, 1963 (July 15 1963)BirthSteve Thomas, Canadian ice hockey player
July 15th, 1963 (July 15 1963)BirthBrigitte Nielsen, Danish-born actress
July 15th, 1962 (July 15 1962)BirthSteve Brown, American darts player
July 15th, 1961 (July 15 1961)BirthLolita Davidovich, Canadian-born actress
July 15th, 1961 (July 15 1961)BirthJean-Christophe Grange, French writer and screenwriter
July 15th, 1961 (July 15 1961)BirthScott Ritter, UN weapons inspector in IraqScott Ritter Quotes
July 15th, 1961 (July 15 1961)BirthForest Whitaker, American actor
July 15th, 1961 (July 15 1961)DeathJohn E. Brownlee, Canadian politician (born in 1884)
July 15th, 1960 (July 15 1960)BirthKim Alexis, American supermodel and actress
July 15th, 1960 (July 15 1960)BirthWillie Aames, American actor
July 15th, 1960 (July 15 1960)DeathLawrence Tibbett, American opera singer and actor (born in 1896)
July 15th, 1960 (July 15 1960)DeathSet Persson, Swedish communist politician (born in 1897)
July 15th, 1959 (July 15 1959)EventThe steel strike of 1959 begins, leading to significant importation of foreign steel for the first time in United States history.
July 15th, 1959 (July 15 1959)BirthVincent Lindon, French actor
July 15th, 1959 (July 15 1959)BirthShep Pettibone, American record producer
July 15th, 1959 (July 15 1959)DeathErnest Bloch, Swiss composer (born in 1880)
July 15th, 1958 (July 15 1958)BirthGary Heale, former professional English soccer player
July 15th, 1958 (July 15 1958)BirthMac Thornberry, American politician
July 15th, 1958 (July 15 1958)DeathJulia Lennon, mother of John Lennon (born in 1914)John Lennon Quotes
July 15th, 1957 (July 15 1957)DeathJames M. Cox, American politician (born in 1870)
July 15th, 1957 (July 15 1957)DeathVasily Maklakov, Russian orator and liberal politician (born in 1869)
July 15th, 1956 (July 15 1956)BirthIan Curtis, British musician (died in 1980)
July 15th, 1956 (July 15 1956)BirthBarry Melrose, Canadian hockey player, coach, and commentator
July 15th, 1956 (July 15 1956)BirthMarky Ramone, American musician (Ramones)
July 15th, 1956 (July 15 1956)BirthJoe Satriani, American guitaristJoe Satriani Quotes
July 15th, 1956 (July 15 1956)BirthWayne Taylor, South African race car driver
July 15th, 1955 (July 15 1955)EventEighteen Nobel laureates sign the Mainau Declaration against nuclear weapons, later co-signed by thirty-four others.
July 15th, 1954 (July 15 1954)EventFirst flight of the Boeing 367-80, prototype for both the Boeing 707 and C-135 series.
July 15th, 1954 (July 15 1954)BirthMario Kempes, Argentine football player
July 15th, 1953 (July 15 1953)BirthJean-Bertrand Aristide, former President of Haiti
July 15th, 1953 (July 15 1953)BirthJohn Denham, British politicianJohn Denham Quotes
July 15th, 1953 (July 15 1953)DeathServant of God Archbishop Mar Ivanios (b.1882)
July 15th, 1952 (July 15 1952)BirthJohnny Thunders, American musician (died in 1991)Johnny Thunders Quotes
July 15th, 1952 (July 15 1952)BirthTerry O Quinn, American actor
July 15th, 1952 (July 15 1952)BirthJudy McGrath, American television executive
July 15th, 1951 (July 15 1951)BirthJesse Ventura, professional wrestler and former Governor of MinnesotaJesse Ventura Quotes
July 15th, 1950 (July 15 1950)BirthArianna Huffington, Greek-born newspaper columnistArianna Huffington Quotes
July 15th, 1949 (July 15 1949)BirthCarl Bildt, Swedish politician
July 15th, 1949 (July 15 1949)BirthTrevor Horn, British music producer
July 15th, 1948 (July 15 1948)BirthAlicia Bridges, American singer
July 15th, 1948 (July 15 1948)BirthArtimus Pyle, American drummer (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
July 15th, 1948 (July 15 1948)DeathJohn J. Pershing, U.S. general (born in 1860)
July 15th, 1947 (July 15 1947)BirthPeter Banks, British guitarist (Yes)
July 15th, 1947 (July 15 1947)DeathWalter Donaldson, American songwriter (born in 1893)
July 15th, 1946 (July 15 1946)BirthLinda Ronstadt, American singer
July 15th, 1946 (July 15 1946)BirthHassanal Bolkiah, Sultan of Brunei
July 15th, 1946 (July 15 1946)DeathRazor Smith, English cricketer (born in 1877)
July 15th, 1945 (July 15 1945)BirthJurgen Mollemann, German politician (died in 2003)
July 15th, 1944 (July 15 1944)BirthMillie Jackson, American singer
July 15th, 1944 (July 15 1944)BirthJan-Michael Vincent, American actor
July 15th, 1944 (July 15 1944)DeathMarie-Victorin, French Canadian Christian Brother and botanist (born in 1885)
July 15th, 1943 (July 15 1943)BirthJocelyn Bell Burnell, Irish astrophysicist
July 15th, 1942 (July 15 1942)BirthMil Mascaras, Mexican professional wrestler
July 15th, 1942 (July 15 1942)DeathWenceslao Vinzons, Filipino politician and resistance leader (bayoneted to death) (born in 1910)
July 15th, 1941 (July 15 1941)BirthDenis Heroux, French Canadian film director and producer
July 15th, 1940 (July 15 1940)DeathRobert Pershing Wadlow, American--at 8 ft. 11.1 in, the tallest human ever known (born in 1918)
July 15th, 1939 (July 15 1939)BirthAnibal Cavaco Silva, President of Portugal and former Prime Minister
July 15th, 1939 (July 15 1939)BirthPatrick Wayne, American actor
July 15th, 1938 (July 15 1938)BirthErnie Barnes, American artist and football player
July 15th, 1935 (July 15 1935)BirthDonn Clendenon, baseball player (died in 2005)
July 15th, 1935 (July 15 1935)BirthKen Kercheval, American actor
July 15th, 1935 (July 15 1935)BirthAlex Karras, American football player and actor
July 15th, 1934 (July 15 1934)EventContinental Airlines commences operations.
July 15th, 1934 (July 15 1934)BirthHarrison Birtwistle, English composer
July 15th, 1934 (July 15 1934)BirthRisto Jarva, Finnish filmmaker (died in 1977)
July 15th, 1933 (July 15 1933)BirthJulian Bream, English guitarist and lutenist Julian Quotes
July 15th, 1933 (July 15 1933)BirthGuido Crepax, Italian comics artist (died in 2003)
July 15th, 1933 (July 15 1933)DeathIrving Babbitt, American literary critic (born in 1865)
July 15th, 1933 (July 15 1933)DeathFreddie Keppard, American musician (born in 1890)
July 15th, 1932 (July 15 1932)BirthEd Litzenberger, Canadian ice hockey player
July 15th, 1932 (July 15 1932)DeathCornelis Jacobus Langenhoven, South African politician and writer (born in 1873)
July 15th, 1931 (July 15 1931)EventKid Chocolate becomes Cuba s first world boxing champion.
July 15th, 1931 (July 15 1931)BirthClive Cussler, American author
July 15th, 1931 (July 15 1931)DeathLadislaus Bortkiewicz, Russian economist (born in 1868)
July 15th, 1930 (July 15 1930)BirthJacques Derrida, French philosopher (died in 2004)Jacques Derrida Quotes
July 15th, 1930 (July 15 1930)BirthStephen Smale, American mathematician
July 15th, 1930 (July 15 1930)BirthRichard Garneau, French Canadian sports journalist
July 15th, 1930 (July 15 1930)DeathLeopold Auer, Hungarian violinist and composer (born in 1845)
July 15th, 1929 (July 15 1929)EventFirst weekly radio broadcast of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir radio show, Music and the Spoken Word.
July 15th, 1929 (July 15 1929)BirthCharles Anthony, American tenor
July 15th, 1929 (July 15 1929)DeathHugo von Hofmannsthal, Austrian writer (born in 1874)
July 15th, 1928 (July 15 1928)BirthCarl Woese, American microbiologist
July 15th, 1927 (July 15 1927)EventMassacre of July 15, 1927: 89 protesters are killed by the Austrian police in Vienna.
July 15th, 1926 (July 15 1926)BirthDriss Chraibi, Moroccan author
July 15th, 1926 (July 15 1926)BirthLeopoldo Galtieri, Argentine dictator (died in 2003)Leopoldo Galtieri Quotes
July 15th, 1925 (July 15 1925)BirthPhilip Carey, American actor
July 15th, 1922 (July 15 1922)BirthLeon M. Lederman, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
July 15th, 1921 (July 15 1921)BirthRobert Bruce Merrifield, American chemist, Nobel Prize laureate
July 15th, 1921 (July 15 1921)BirthHenri Colpi, French film director (died in 2006)
July 15th, 1919 (July 15 1919)BirthIris Murdoch, Irish writer (died in 1999)
July 15th, 1919 (July 15 1919)DeathHermann Emil Fischer, German chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (born in 1852)
July 15th, 1918 (July 15 1918)EventWorld War I: the Second Battle of the Marne begins near the River Marne with a German attack.
July 15th, 1918 (July 15 1918)BirthBertram N. Brockhouse, Canadian physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (died in 2003)
July 15th, 1916 (July 15 1916)EventIn Seattle, Washington, William Boeing and George Conrad Westervelt incorporate Pacific Aero Products (later renamed Boeing).George Washington Quotes
July 15th, 1914 (July 15 1914)BirthAkhtar Hameed Khan, pioneer of Microcredit in developing countries (died in 1999)
July 15th, 1914 (July 15 1914)BirthHammond Innes, English writer (died in 1998)
July 15th, 1914 (July 15 1914)BirthHoward Vernon, Swiss actor (died in 1996)
July 15th, 1913 (July 15 1913)BirthCowboy Copas, American country singer (died in 1963)
July 15th, 1913 (July 15 1913)BirthDorothy Schwartz, American violinist (died in 2007)
July 15th, 1913 (July 15 1913)BirthAbraham Sutzkever, Yiddish language poet and memoirist. Abraham Quotes
July 15th, 1911 (July 15 1911)BirthEdward Shackleton, English explorer (died in 1994)
July 15th, 1906 (July 15 1906)BirthRudolf "Rudi" Uhlenhaut, German automotive engineer and test driver (Mercedes Benz) (died in 1989)
July 15th, 1905 (July 15 1905)BirthDorothy Fields, American librettist and lyricist (died in 1974)
July 15th, 1904 (July 15 1904)BirthRudolf Arnheim, German-born author (died in 2007)
July 15th, 1904 (July 15 1904)DeathAnton Chekhov, Russian writer (born in 1860)
July 15th, 1903 (July 15 1903)BirthKumaraswami Kamaraj, Indian politician (died in 1975)
July 15th, 1902 (July 15 1902)BirthJean Rey, Belgian politician and President of the European Commission {died in 1983)
July 15th, 1899 (July 15 1899)BirthSean Lemass, Irish leader (died in 1971)
July 15th, 1898 (July 15 1898)DeathJean Baptiste Salpointe, second Archbishop of Santa Fe (died in 1825)
July 15th, 1894 (July 15 1894)BirthTadeusz Sendzimir, Polish-American engineer and inventor (died in 1989)
July 15th, 1892 (July 15 1892)BirthWalter Benjamin, German literary critic and writer (died in 1940)Walter Benjamin Quotes
July 15th, 1890 (July 15 1890)DeathGottfried Keller, Swiss writer (born in 1819)
July 15th, 1888 (July 15 1888)EventThe stratovolcano Mount Bandai erupts killing approximately 500 people.
July 15th, 1885 (July 15 1885)DeathRosalia de Castro, Spanish writer and poet (born in 1837)
July 15th, 1871 (July 15 1871)BirthKunikida Doppo, Japanese writer (died in 1908)
July 15th, 1870 (July 15 1870)EventReconstruction era of the United States: Georgia becomes the last of the former Confederate states to be readmitted to the Union.
July 15th, 1870 (July 15 1870)EventRupert s Land and the North-Western Territory are transferred to Canada from the Hudson s Bay Company, and the province of Manitoba and the North-West Territories are established from these vast territories.
July 15th, 1870 (July 15 1870)EventThe Kingdom of Prussia and the Second French Empire commence the Franco-Prussian War.
July 15th, 1870 (July 15 1870)BirthVladimir Dmitrievich Nabokov, Russian publisher and politician (died in 1922)Vladimir Nabokov Quotes
July 15th, 1865 (July 15 1865)BirthWilhelm Wirtinger, Austrian mathematician (died in 1945)
July 15th, 1864 (July 15 1864)BirthMarie Tempest, English singer and actress (died in 1942)
July 15th, 1857 (July 15 1857)DeathCarl Czerny, Austrian composer (born in 1791)
July 15th, 1851 (July 15 1851)BirthEduardo Gutierrez, Argentinian author (died in 1889)
July 15th, 1850 (July 15 1850)BirthMother Cabrini, Italian-born Catholic saint (died in 1917)
July 15th, 1848 (July 15 1848)BirthVilfredo Pareto, Italian economist and sociologist (died in 1923)
July 15th, 1844 (July 15 1844)DeathClaude Charles Fauriel, French historian (born in 1772)
July 15th, 1839 (July 15 1839)DeathWinthrop Mackworth Praed, English poet (born in 1802)Winthrop Mackworth Praed Quotes
July 15th, 1837 (July 15 1837)BirthStephanie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, queen of Portugal (died in 1859)
July 15th, 1828 (July 15 1828)DeathJean Antoine Houdon, French sculptor (born in 1741)
July 15th, 1823 (July 15 1823)EventA fire destroys the ancient Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls in Rome.
July 15th, 1815 (July 15 1815)EventNapoleon Bonaparte surrenders aboard HMS Bellerophon.Napoleon Bonaparte Quotes
July 15th, 1812 (July 15 1812)BirthJames Hope-Scott, English barrister (died in 1873)
July 15th, 1808 (July 15 1808)BirthHenry Edward Cardinal Manning, English Catholic archbishop (died in 1892)
July 15th, 1806 (July 15 1806)EventPike expedition: near St. Louis, Missouri, United States Army Lieutenant Zebulon Pike begins an expedition from Fort Belle Fountaine to explore the west.
July 15th, 1799 (July 15 1799)EventThe Rosetta Stone is found in the Egyptian village of Rosetta by French Captain Pierre-Francois Bouchard during Napoleon s Egyptian Campaign.
July 15th, 1796 (July 15 1796)BirthThomas Bulfinch, American mythologist (died in 1867)
July 15th, 1789 (July 15 1789)EventGilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette, is named by acclamation colonel-general of the new National Guard of Paris.
July 15th, 1789 (July 15 1789)DeathJacques Duphly, French composer (born in 1715)
July 15th, 1779 (July 15 1779)BirthClement Clarke Moore, American educator, author, and poet (died in 1863)Clement Clarke Moore Quotes
July 15th, 1767 (July 15 1767)DeathMichael Bruce, Scottish poet (born in 1746)
July 15th, 1765 (July 15 1765)DeathCharles-Andre van Loo, French painter (born in 1705)
July 15th, 1750 (July 15 1750)DeathVasily Tatishchev, Russian statesman (born in 1686)
July 15th, 1741 (July 15 1741)EventAlexei Chirikov sights land in Southeast Alaska. He sends men ashore in a longboat, making them the first Europeans to visit Alaska.
July 15th, 1737 (July 15 1737)BirthPrincess Louise-Marie of France, daughter of king Louis XV (died in 1787)
July 15th, 1704 (July 15 1704)BirthAugust Gottlieb Spangenberg, German religious leader (died in 1792)
July 15th, 1685 (July 15 1685)EventJames Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth is executed at Tower Hill, England after his defeat at the Battle of Sedgemore on 6 July 1685.
July 15th, 1685 (July 15 1685)DeathJames Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth, illegitimate son of Charles II of England (born in 1649)
July 15th, 1655 (July 15 1655)DeathGirolamo Rainaldi, Italian architect (born in 1570)
July 15th, 1631 (July 15 1631)BirthJens Juel, Danish diplomat (died in 1700)
July 15th, 1614 (July 15 1614)DeathPierre de Bourdeille, seigneur de Brantome, French historian and biographer (born in c.1540)
July 15th, 1609 (July 15 1609)DeathAnnibale Carracci, Italian painter (born in 1560)
July 15th, 1606 (July 15 1606)BirthRembrandt, Dutch artist (died in 1669)
July 15th, 1573 (July 15 1573)BirthInigo Jones, English architect (died in 1652)
July 15th, 1571 (July 15 1571)DeathShimazu Takahisa, Japanese samurai and warlord (born in 1514)
July 15th, 1553 (July 15 1553)BirthArchduke Ernest of Austria (died in 1595)
July 15th, 1544 (July 15 1544)DeathRene of Chalon, Prince of the House of Orange (born in 1519)
July 15th, 1521 (July 15 1521)DeathJuan Ponce de Leon, Spanish Explorer (born in 1458)
July 15th, 1471 (July 15 1471)BirthEskender, Emperor of Ethiopia (died in 1494)
July 15th, 1458 (July 15 1458)BirthJuan Ponce de Leon, Spanish Explorer (died in 1521)
July 15th, 1410 (July 15 1410)EventBattle of Grunwald: allied forces of the Kingdom of Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania defeat the army of the Teutonic Order.
July 15th, 1410 (July 15 1410)DeathUlrich von Jungingen, German Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights (killed in battle) (born in 1360)
July 15th, 1406 (July 15 1406)DeathDuke William of Austria (born in c.1370)
July 15th, 1381 (July 15 1381)EventJohn Ball, a leader in the Peasants Revolt, is hanged, drawn and quartered in the presence of Richard II of England.
July 15th, 1381 (July 15 1381)DeathJohn Ball, English priest
July 15th, 1353 (July 15 1353)BirthVladimir the Bold, Russian prince (died in 1410)
July 15th, 1291 (July 15 1291)DeathRudolph I of Germany, Holy Roman Emperor (born in 1218)
July 15th, 1274 (July 15 1274)DeathBonaventure, Italian theologian and saint (born in 1221)
July 15th, 1273 (July 15 1273)BirthEwostatewos, Ethiopian monk and religious leader (died in 1352)
July 15th, 1262 (July 15 1262)DeathRichard de Clare, 6th Earl of Hertford, English soldier (born in 1222)
July 15th, 1240 (July 15 1240)EventA Novgorodian army led by Alexander Nevsky defeats the Swedes in the Battle of the Neva.
July 15th, 1207 (July 15 1207)EventJohn of England expels Canterbury monks for supporting Archbishop of Canterbury Stephen Langton.
July 15th, 1099 (July 15 1099)EventFirst Crusade: Christian soldiers take the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem after the final assault of a difficult siege.
July 15th, 1085 (July 15 1085)DeathRobert Guiscard, duke of Apulia (born in c.1015)

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