Historical Events In June - 03
Monday, 22 April 2019
0350 Roman usurper Nepotianus, of the Constantinian dynasty, proclaims himself Roman Emperor, entering Rome at the head of a group of gladiators on June - 03.
0545 Chlotilde, wife of French king Clovis/saint, dies at about 70 on this day in history.
1083 Henry IV of Germany storms Rome, capturing St Peter's Cathedral on this day in history.
1098 On June - 03 christian Crusaders seize Antioch, Turkey
1098 On June - 03 crusaders take Antioch, considered the first Christian city and now located in Turkey.
1098 On this day in history 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 Peace of Aat on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 this day in history jacob Neefs, Flemish engraver/publisher, baptised
1620 On this day in history construction of the oldest stone church in French North America, Notre-Dame-des-Anges, begins at Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.
1621 The Dutch West India Company receives a charter for New Netherlands, better known as New York on this day in history.
1621 On this day in history dutch West India Company receives charter for "New Netherlands" (NY)
1657 On this day in history manuel de Egues, composer
1658 On June - 03 pope Alexander VII appoints François de Laval vicar apostolic in New France.
1660 On this day in history johannes Schenck, composer
1661 On this day in history gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67
1665 On this day in history duke of York defeats Dutch fleet off the coast of Lowestoft
1679 On this day in history jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried
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 On this day in history james Hutton, Edinburgh Scotland, geologist
1732 Pieter Vuyst, Dutch gov-gen of Ceylon, executed on June - 03.
1738 On June - 03 johann Christoph Oley, composer
1746 On this day in history james Hook, composer
1748 Amsterdam establishes municipal postal service on this day in history.
1750 On June - 03 frederic Thieme, composer
1752 On this day in history moscow houses & churchs destroyed by fire