Historical Events In June - 03
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
0350 Roman usurper Nepotianus, of the Constantinian dynasty, proclaims himself Roman Emperor, entering Rome at the head of a group of gladiators on this day in history.
0545 Chlotilde, wife of French king Clovis/saint, dies at about 70 on June - 03.
1083 Henry IV of Germany storms Rome, capturing St Peter's Cathedral on this day in history.
1098 Christian Crusaders seize Antioch, Turkey on June - 03.
1098 Crusaders take Antioch, considered the first Christian city and now located in Turkey on June - 03.
1098 On June - 03 after 5-month siege in 1st Crusade, the Crusaders seize Antioch Turkey
1107 On this day in history kilidj Arslan I, Seldjoeken-sultan, dies in battle
1140 On this day in history french scholar Peter Abelard is found guilty of heresy.
1326 On June - 03 treaty of Novgorod delineates borders between Russia and Norway in Finnmark.
1357 On June - 03 peace of Aat
1395 On June - 03 ivan Shishman of Bulgaria
1509 On this day in history henry VIII married wife No 1, Catherine of Aragon
1539 On June - 03 hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain
1540 Hernando de Soto crosses Appalachian Mountain, 1st European to do so on this day in history.
1594 On June - 03 michel Renichon, priest, executed
1610 On June - 03 jacob Neefs, Flemish engraver/publisher, baptised
1620 Construction of the oldest stone church in French North America, Notre-Dame-des-Anges, begins at Quebec City, Quebec, Canada on this day in history.
1621 On this day in history the Dutch West India Company receives a charter for New Netherlands, better known as New York
1621 On June - 03 dutch West India Company receives charter for "New Netherlands" (NY)
1657 Manuel de Egues, composer on June - 03.
1658 Pope Alexander VII appoints FranĂ§ois de Laval vicar apostolic in New France on June - 03.
1660 Johannes Schenck, composer on June - 03.
1661 Gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1665 Duke of York defeats Dutch fleet off the coast of Lowestoft on June - 03.
1679 Jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried on this day in history.
1685 On June - 03 cornelis Hop, Amsterdam regent/diplomat
1688 On June - 03 maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66
1726 James Hutton, Edinburgh Scotland, geologist on this day in history.
1732 On this day in history pieter Vuyst, Dutch gov-gen of Ceylon, executed
1738 On this day in history johann Christoph Oley, composer
1746 James Hook, composer on this day in history.
1748 On June - 03 amsterdam establishes municipal postal service
1750 Frederic Thieme, composer on June - 03.
1752 On June - 03 moscow houses & churchs destroyed by fire