Historical Events In June - 19
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
0240 -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth on June - 19.
0987 Today in history louis IV, crowned king of France
1179 The Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke is killed, and the battle changes the tide of the civil wars on this day in history.
1205 Pope Innocent III fires Adolf I as archbishop of Cologne on June - 19.
1269 On June - 19 king Louis IX of Frances decrees all Jews must wear a badge of shame
1286 On this day in history rabbenu Mir of Rothenbur imprisoned in fortress of Ensisheim
1306 On June - 19 the Earl of Pembroke's army defeats Bruce's Scottish army at the Battle of Methven.
1369 On June - 19 duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male
1464 French King Louis XI forms postal service today in history.
1502 Emperor Maximilian I & England sign treaty of Antwerp on June - 19.
1566 Today in history the birth of James VI of Scotland and England