Historical Events In June - 21
Saturday, 21 April 2018
0524 On this day in history battle at Vezerone: Burgundy beats France
0524 Chlodomir, king of the France to Orleans (511-24), dies at about 28 on June - 21.
0996 On this day in history pope Gregory V crowns Otto III Roman Catholic German emperor of Elzas
1002 On this day in history leo IX, [Bruno count of Egesheim & Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54)
1128 On June - 21 battle of Akspoele: earl Willem of Normandy beats Diederik
1208 On this day in history philips van Zwaben Hohenstaufen, Roman-German King, dies
1377 On this day in history edward III, king of England (1327-77), dies
1498 On June - 21 jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian
1527 On June - 21 niccolo Machiavelli, Florentine statesman/author, dies at 57
1528 Maria of Spain, Holy Roman Empire Empress (1603) on June - 21.
1529 Battle at Landriano: Leyva beats France on June - 21.
1529 John Skelton, English poet, dies at about 69 on this day in history.
1547 On this day in history great fire in Moscow
1572 Garrison under Adrian of Swieten conquers Gouda on this day in history.
1573 On this day in history antonie van Burgundy, mayor of sealand, dies in battle
1577 Giovanni Del Turco, composer on June - 21.
1582 On June - 21 the Incident at Honnō-ji takes place in Kyoto, Japan.
1591 Aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies on June - 21.
1596 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov on June - 21.
1607 First Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown on June - 21.
1607 On June - 21 1st Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown
1633 Galileo Galilei is forced by Inquisition to "abjure, curse, & detest" his Copernican heliocentric views on June - 21.
1640 Abraham Mignon, still life painter on June - 21.
1661 On this day in history treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty
1667 Dutch Admiral Michiel de Ruyter occupies Sheerness, England on this day in history.
1668 Cajetan Kolberer, composer on this day in history.
1672 Dutch pension advisor Johan de Witt seriously wounded on this day in history.
1684 On this day in history mA Bay Colony's charter revoked
1684 King Charles II revokes Massachusetts Bay Colony charter on this day in history.
1688 Alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock) on this day in history.
1730 On June - 21 norinaga Moto'ori, Japanese scientist
1732 On this day in history johann Christoph Frederic Bach, composer
1734 On June - 21 in Montreal in New France (today primarily Quebec), a black slave known by the French name of Marie-Joseph Angélique, having been convicted of the arson that destroyed much of the city, is tortured and hanged by the French authorities in a public ceremony that involved her disgrace and the amputation of a hand.
1740 Hendrik van Wijn, Dutch archivist (Algemeen Rijksarchief) on June - 21.