Historical Events In June - 03
Friday, 24 January 2020
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 Christian Crusaders seize Antioch, Turkey on this day in history.
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 June - 03.
1326 Treaty of Novgorod delineates borders between Russia and Norway in Finnmark on June - 03.
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 June - 03.
1539 On June - 03 hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain
1540 On this day in history hernando de Soto crosses Appalachian Mountain, 1st European to do so
1594 On this day in history michel Renichon, priest, executed
1610 Jacob Neefs, Flemish engraver/publisher, baptised on this day in history.
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 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 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 On this day in history johannes Schenck, composer
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 Jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried on this day in history.
1685 On this day in history cornelis Hop, Amsterdam regent/diplomat
1688 Maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66 on June - 03.
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 June - 03 james Hook, composer
1748 Amsterdam establishes municipal postal service on June - 03.
1750 Frederic Thieme, composer on this day in history.
1752 On this day in history moscow houses & churchs destroyed by fire