Historical Events In June - 02
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
0455 On this day in history gaiseric & the Vandals sack Rome
0455 A D Gaiseric & the Vandals sacked Rome on this day in history.
0575 On June - 02 benedict I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0657 On June - 02 st Eugene I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0657 Eugene I, Italian Pope (654-7), dies on this day in history.
0910 Richilde of Provence, Queen of Western Francia on this day in history.
1129 On June - 02 fulco V's son Godfried marries king Henry I's daughter Mathildis
1418 On June - 02 katherine of Lancaster, wife of Henry III of Castile
1504 George/Joris van Egmont, bishop of Utrecht on June - 02.
1535 On this day in history leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italy, Pope (1605)
1564 On June - 02 gellius Faber, [Jelle Smit], Fries theologist, dies
1567 Shane O'Neill, Irish chieftain on this day in history.
1572 Thomas Howard 4th duke of Norfolk, English Earl, executed at 36 on June - 02.
1575 On this day in history pieter Aertsen, [Long Worm], painter, dies at about 65
1577 On June - 02 giovanni Righi, composer
1581 James Douglas, 4th Earl of Morton, regent of Scotland on June - 02.
1597 On June - 02 diederik Sonoy, German/Neth governor of Northern quarter, dies at 67
1614 Benjamin Rogers, composer on this day in history.
1615 On June - 02 first RĂ©collet missionaries arrive at Quebec City, from Rouen, France.
1619 On June - 02 england & Netherlands signs treaty about business in the Indies
1624 On June - 02 jan III Sobieski, King of Poland (1674-96)
1625 Prince Frederik Henry sworn in as viceroy of Holland/Zealand on June - 02.
1627 English king Charles I establishes Guyana Company on June - 02.
1632 Ernst Casimir, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Friesland, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1633 Prince Frederik Henry conquerors fort Rhine at Cologne on June - 02.
1639 Floris II van Pallandt, earl of Culemborg/politician, dies at 62 on June - 02.
1676 On June - 02 battle at Palermo: French beats Dutch/Spanish fleet
1678 On this day in history pieter the Great, regent/diplomat, dies at 63
1693 John Wildman, English soldier and politician on June - 02.
1697 Monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic on this day in history.
1715 Herman-Francois Delange, composer on June - 02.
1716 Ogata Korin, Japanese painter on June - 02.
1740 On this day in history the birth of Marquis de Sade, French author
1740 On this day in history marquis de Sade, 1st known sadist/writer (Justine)