Historical Events In June - 03
Friday, 22 January 2021
0350 On June - 03 roman usurper Nepotianus, of the Constantinian dynasty, proclaims himself Roman Emperor, entering Rome at the head of a group of gladiators.
0545 On June - 03 chlotilde, wife of French king Clovis/saint, dies at about 70
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 this day in history 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 On June - 03 kilidj Arslan I, Seldjoeken-sultan, dies in battle
1140 French scholar Peter Abelard is found guilty of heresy on June - 03.
1326 On this day in history treaty of Novgorod delineates borders between Russia and Norway in Finnmark.
1357 On this day in history peace of Aat
1395 On this day in history ivan Shishman of Bulgaria
1509 Henry VIII married wife No 1, Catherine of Aragon on June - 03.
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 this day in history michel Renichon, priest, executed
1610 Jacob Neefs, Flemish engraver/publisher, baptised on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 this day in history.
1658 Pope Alexander VII appoints FranĂ§ois 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 Duke of York defeats Dutch fleet off the coast of Lowestoft on June - 03.
1679 On June - 03 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 June - 03 james Hutton, Edinburgh Scotland, geologist
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 Amsterdam establishes municipal postal service on this day in history.
1750 Frederic Thieme, composer on this day in history.
1752 On this day in history moscow houses & churchs destroyed by fire