Historical Events In June - 02
Friday, 20 September 2019
0455 Gaiseric & the Vandals sack Rome on June - 02.
0455 A D Gaiseric & the Vandals sacked Rome on this day in history.
0575 Benedict I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on June - 02.
0657 St Eugene I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on June - 02.
0657 On this day in history eugene I, Italian Pope (654-7), dies
0910 Richilde of Provence, Queen of Western Francia on this day in history.
1129 Fulco V's son Godfried marries king Henry I's daughter Mathildis on this day in history.
1418 On this day in history katherine of Lancaster, wife of Henry III of Castile
1504 George/Joris van Egmont, bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
1535 On June - 02 leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italy, Pope (1605)
1564 On June - 02 gellius Faber, [Jelle Smit], Fries theologist, dies
1567 On this day in history shane O'Neill, Irish chieftain
1572 On June - 02 thomas Howard 4th duke of Norfolk, English Earl, executed at 36
1575 On June - 02 pieter Aertsen, [Long Worm], painter, dies at about 65
1577 Giovanni Righi, composer on this day in history.
1581 On June - 02 james Douglas, 4th Earl of Morton, regent of Scotland
1597 On June - 02 diederik Sonoy, German/Neth governor of Northern quarter, dies at 67
1614 On June - 02 benjamin Rogers, composer
1615 On this day in history 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 On this day in history prince Frederik Henry sworn in as viceroy of Holland/Zealand
1627 On this day in history english king Charles I establishes Guyana Company
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 this day in history.
1639 On June - 02 floris II van Pallandt, earl of Culemborg/politician, dies at 62
1676 Battle at Palermo: French beats Dutch/Spanish fleet on June - 02.
1678 On this day in history pieter the Great, regent/diplomat, dies at 63
1693 John Wildman, English soldier and politician on this day in history.
1697 Monarch August van Saksen becomes Catholic on this day in history.
1715 On June - 02 herman-Francois Delange, composer
1716 On June - 02 ogata Korin, Japanese painter
1740 The birth of Marquis de Sade, French author on June - 02.
1740 Marquis de Sade, 1st known sadist/writer (Justine) on this day in history.