Today in History, English
Today in History, English

76861July 6Event1348 – Pope Clement VI issues a papal bull protecting the Jews accused of having caused the Black Death.
76862July 6Event1411 – Ming China's Admiral Zheng He returns to Nanjing after the third treasure voyage and presents the Sinhalese king, captured during the Ming–Kotte War, to the Yongle Emperor.
76863July 6Event1415 – Jan Hus is condemned as a heretic and then burned at the stake.
76864July 6Event1483 – Richard III is crowned King of England.
76865July 6Event1484 – Portuguese sea captain Diogo Cão finds the mouth of the Congo River.
76866July 6Event1495 – First Italian War: Battle of Fornovo: Charles VIII defeats the Holy League.
76867July 6Event1535 – Sir Thomas More is executed for treason against King Henry VIII of England.
76868July 6Event1557 – King Philip II of Spain, consort of Queen Mary I of England, sets out from Dover to war with France, which eventually resulted in the loss of the City of Calais, the last English possession on the continent, and Mary I never seeing her husband agai
76869July 6Event1560 – The Treaty of Edinburgh is signed by Scotland and England.
76870July 6Event1573 – Córdoba, Argentina, is founded by Jerónimo Luis de Cabrera.
76871July 6Event1573 – French Wars of Religion: Siege of La Rochelle ends.
76872July 6Event1614 – Żejtun and the surrounding villages suffer a raid from Ottoman forces. This was the last unsuccessful attempt by the Ottomans to conquer the island of Malta.
76873July 6Event1630 – Thirty Years' War: Four thousand Swedish troops under Gustavus Adolphus land in Pomerania, Germany.
76874July 6Event1685 – Battle of Sedgemoor: Last battle of the Monmouth Rebellion. troops of King James II defeat troops of James Scott, 1st Duke of Monmouth.
76875July 6Event1751 – Pope Benedict XIV suppresses the Patriarchate of Aquileia and establishes from its territory the Archdiocese of Udine and Gorizia.
76876July 6Event1777 – American Revolutionary War: Siege of Fort Ticonderoga: After a bombardment by British artillery under General John Burgoyne, American forces retreat from Fort Ticonderoga, New York.
76877July 6Event1779 – Battle of Grenada: The French defeat British naval forces during the American Revolutionary War.
76878July 6Event1801 – First Battle of Algeciras: Outnumbered French Navy ships defeat the Royal Navy in the fortified Spanish port of Algeciras.
76879July 6Event1809 – The second day of the Battle of Wagram France defeats the Austrian army in the largest battle to date of the Napoleonic Wars.
76880July 6Event1854 – In Jackson, Michigan, the first convention of the United States Republican Party is held.
76881July 6Event1865 – The first issue of The Nation magazine is published.
76882July 6Event1885 – Louis Pasteur successfully tests his vaccine against rabies on Joseph Meister, a boy who was bitten by a rabid dog.
76883July 6Event1887 – David Kalākaua, monarch of the Kingdom of Hawaii, is forced at gunpoint by Americans to sign the Bayonet Constitution giving Americans more power in Hawaii while stripping Hawaiian citizens of their rights.
76884July 6Event1892 – Dadabhai Naoroji is elected as the first Indian Member of Parliament in Britain.
76885July 6Event1892 – Three thousand eight hundred striking steelworkers engage in a day-long battle with Pinkerton agents during the Homestead Strike, leaving ten dead and dozens wounded.
76886July 6Event1917 – World War I: Arabian troops led by T. E. Lawrence ("Lawrence of Arabia") and Auda ibu Tayi capture Aqaba from the Ottoman Empire during the Arab Revolt.
76887July 6Event1919 – The British dirigible R34 lands in New York, completing the first crossing of the Atlantic Ocean by an airship.
76888July 6Event1933 – The first Major League Baseball All-Star Game is played in Chicago's Comiskey Park. The American League defeated the National League 4–2.
76889July 6Event1936 – A major breach of the Manchester Bolton & Bury Canal in England sends millions of gallons of water cascading 200 feet (61 m) into the River Irwell.
76890July 6Event1937 – Spanish Civil War: Battle of Brunete: The battle begins with Spanish Republican troops going on the offensive against the Nationalists to relieve pressure on Madrid.

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