Historical Events In June - 19
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
0240 -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth today in history.
0987 Today in history louis IV, crowned king of France
1179 Today in history the Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke is killed, and the battle changes the tide of the civil wars.
1205 Pope Innocent III fires Adolf I as archbishop of Cologne on June - 19.
1269 King Louis IX of Frances decrees all Jews must wear a badge of shame today in history.
1286 Rabbenu Mir of Rothenbur imprisoned in fortress of Ensisheim today in history.
1306 The Earl of Pembroke's army defeats Bruce's Scottish army at the Battle of Methven on June - 19.
1369 On June - 19 duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male
1464 French King Louis XI forms postal service on June - 19.
1502 On June - 19 emperor Maximilian I & England sign treaty of Antwerp
1566 Today in history the birth of James VI of Scotland and England