Historical Events In June - 03
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
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 June - 03.
1083 On June - 03 henry IV of Germany storms Rome, capturing St Peter's Cathedral
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 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 On this day in history peace of Aat
1395 Ivan Shishman of Bulgaria on this day in history.
1509 Henry VIII married wife No 1, Catherine of Aragon on this day in history.
1539 Hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain on this day in history.
1540 On June - 03 hernando de Soto crosses Appalachian Mountain, 1st European to do so
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 The Dutch West India Company receives a charter for New Netherlands, better known as New York on June - 03.
1621 Dutch West India Company receives charter for "New Netherlands" (NY) on June - 03.
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 June - 03.
1665 On June - 03 duke of York defeats Dutch fleet off the coast of Lowestoft
1679 On this day in history jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried
1685 Cornelis Hop, Amsterdam regent/diplomat on June - 03.
1688 On this day in history maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66
1726 James Hutton, Edinburgh Scotland, geologist on this day in history.
1732 On June - 03 pieter Vuyst, Dutch gov-gen of Ceylon, executed
1738 On this day in history johann Christoph Oley, composer
1746 On June - 03 james Hook, composer
1748 On this day in history amsterdam establishes municipal postal service
1750 On June - 03 frederic Thieme, composer
1752 On June - 03 moscow houses & churchs destroyed by fire