Historical Events In June - 03
Monday, 19 April 2021
0350 On this day in history roman usurper Nepotianus, of the Constantinian dynasty, proclaims himself Roman Emperor, entering Rome at the head of a group of gladiators.
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 June - 03.
1098 Christian Crusaders seize Antioch, Turkey on June - 03.
1098 Crusaders take Antioch, considered the first Christian city and now located in Turkey on this day in history.
1098 On June - 03 after 5-month siege in 1st Crusade, the Crusaders seize Antioch Turkey
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 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 Henry VIII married wife No 1, Catherine of Aragon on this day in history.
1539 Hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain on June - 03.
1540 Hernando de Soto crosses Appalachian Mountain, 1st European to do so on June - 03.
1594 Michel Renichon, priest, executed on this day in history.
1610 On this day in history jacob Neefs, Flemish engraver/publisher, baptised
1620 On June - 03 construction of the oldest stone church in French North America, Notre-Dame-des-Anges, begins at Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.
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 this day in history.
1657 On June - 03 manuel de Egues, composer
1658 Pope Alexander VII appoints François de Laval vicar apostolic in New France on June - 03.
1660 Johannes Schenck, composer on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1679 Jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried on June - 03.
1685 On June - 03 cornelis Hop, Amsterdam regent/diplomat
1688 Maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66 on June - 03.
1726 On June - 03 james Hutton, Edinburgh Scotland, geologist
1732 Pieter Vuyst, Dutch gov-gen of Ceylon, executed on June - 03.
1738 Johann Christoph Oley, composer on June - 03.
1746 James Hook, composer on this day in history.
1748 On June - 03 amsterdam establishes municipal postal service
1750 Frederic Thieme, composer on this day in history.
1752 On June - 03 moscow houses & churchs destroyed by fire