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Historical Events Happened In June - 16

Sunday, 29 May 2016

1804  Johann Adam Hiller, composer, dies at 75 on June - 16.  

1808  On June - 16 georg Wenzel Ritter, composer, dies at 60  

1812  Franz Pforr, German painter/cartoonist (Lukasbund), dies at 23 on this day in history.  

1815  Battle at Ligny: French army under Napoleon beats Prussia on this day in history.  

1815  Frederik Willem, duke of Brunswick (1813-15), dies in battle on June - 16.  

1822  On June - 16 denmark Vessy leads slave rebellion in South Carolina  

1823  On June - 16 king Willem I opens shipyard at Rotterdam-Antwerp  

1831  On June - 16 joseph Ignaz Schnabel, composer, dies at 64  

1832  On this day in history battle of Kellogg's Grove, Ill  

1834  On June - 16 wesley Merritt, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1910  

1836  London Working Men's Assn forms on this day in history.  

1837  On this day in history eli Long, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1903  

1837  Valentino Fioravanti, composer, dies at 72 on June - 16.  

1842  Natchex Mississippi, hit by tornado; about 500 die on this day in history.  

1843  David Popper, composer on this day in history.  

1853  Johan Gustaf Emil Sjogren, composer on June - 16.  

1858  Abraham Lincoln accepts the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate in Illinois on June - 16.  

1858  Abraham Lincoln says "A house divided against itself cannot stand" on this day in history.  

1858  The birth of King Gustav V of Sweden on this day in history.  

1858  On this day in history gustav V, king of Sweden (1907-50)  

1861  Battle of Vienna, VA & Secessionville, SC (James Island) on June - 16.  

1861  On June - 16 scato Gocko de Vries, Dutch paleographer/librarian  

1863  On June - 16 paul Antonin Vidal, composer  

1864  Siege of Petersburg & Richmond begins on June - 16.  

1864  On June - 16 battle of Lynchburg VA  

1871  On this day in history ancient Arabic Order of Nobles of the Mystic Shrine founded, NYC  

1871  On this day in history ancient Arabic Order of Nobles of Mystic Shrine founded, NYC  

1873  On June - 16 pres Grant decrees Wallowa Valley for Nez-Perce indians  

1874  Arthur Meighen, (C) 9th PM of Canada (1920-21, 1926) on June - 16.  

1879  On this day in history gilbert & Sullivan's "HMS Pinafore" debuts at Bowery Theatre NYC  

1879  On this day in history gilbert & Sullivan's "HMS Pinafore" debuts at Bowery Theater NYC  

1879  Fritz Schulz, German law historian (Classical Novel Law) on this day in history.  

1880  Salvation Army forms in Londo on June - 16.  

1880  James Southerton, cricketer (appeared in England's 1st 2 Tests), dies on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In June - 16

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1139  Emperor Konoe of Japan (d. 1155) was born on June - 16.  

1332  On June - 16 birth of isabella de Coucy, English princess (d. 1382)  

1514  John Cheke, English classical scholar (d. 1557) was born on this day in history.  

1583  On June - 16 birth of axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent  

1591  On this day in history birth of joseph Solomon Delmedigo, Italian physician, mathematician, and music theorist (d. 1655)  

1606  On this day in history birth of arthur Chichester, 1st Earl of Donegall, Irish soldier (d. 1675)  

1613  On this day in history birth of john Cleveland, English poet (d. 1658)  

1633  On this day in history birth of nathaniel Schnittelbach, composer  

Famous Deaths In June - 16

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0956  Hugo, the Great, duke of France, dies on this day in history.  

1216  Innocent III, pope, dies at 54 on this day in history.  

1246  Lutgardis/Ludgardis, Flemish mystic/saint, dies at about 64 on this day in history.  

1361  On June - 16 john Tauler, German mystic (Gottesfreunde) dies at about 61  

1397  Death of Philip of Artois, Count of Eu, French soldier (b. 1358) on this day in history.  

1468  On June - 16 death of jean Le Fevre, Burgundian chronicler (b. ca. 1395)  

1492  Death of Jan Coppenhole, Flemish rebel leader, beheaded on this day in history.  

1575  On this day in history hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen the Jonghe], medical/historian, dies at 63  

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