Historical Events In June - 03
Thursday, 17 October 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 On June - 03 chlotilde, wife of French king Clovis/saint, dies at about 70
1083 Henry IV of Germany storms Rome, capturing St Peter's Cathedral on June - 03.
1098 Christian Crusaders seize Antioch, Turkey on this day in history.
1098 On June - 03 crusaders take Antioch, considered the first Christian city and now located in Turkey.
1098 After 5-month siege in 1st Crusade, the Crusaders seize Antioch Turkey on June - 03.
1107 Kilidj Arslan I, Seldjoeken-sultan, dies in battle on June - 03.
1140 French scholar Peter Abelard is found guilty of heresy on this day in history.
1326 On this day in history 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 Henry VIII married wife No 1, Catherine of Aragon on June - 03.
1539 On this day in history hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain
1540 On June - 03 hernando de Soto crosses Appalachian Mountain, 1st European to do so
1594 On June - 03 michel Renichon, priest, executed
1610 Jacob Neefs, Flemish engraver/publisher, baptised on June - 03.
1620 Construction of the oldest stone church in French North America, Notre-Dame-des-Anges, begins at Quebec City, Quebec, Canada on June - 03.
1621 On June - 03 the Dutch West India Company receives a charter for New Netherlands, better known as New York
1621 Dutch West India Company receives charter for "New Netherlands" (NY) on June - 03.
1657 On this day in history manuel de Egues, composer
1658 On June - 03 pope Alexander VII appoints FranĂ§ois de Laval vicar apostolic in New France.
1660 Johannes Schenck, composer on June - 03.
1661 On this day in history gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67
1665 Duke of York defeats Dutch fleet off the coast of Lowestoft on June - 03.
1679 On this day in history jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried
1685 On June - 03 cornelis Hop, Amsterdam regent/diplomat
1688 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1738 On this day in history johann Christoph Oley, composer
1746 On this day in history james Hook, composer
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