Historical Events In June - 03
Friday, 14 December 2018
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 this day in history 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 On this day in history french scholar Peter Abelard is found guilty of heresy.
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 Ivan Shishman of Bulgaria on this day in history.
1509 On June - 03 henry VIII married wife No 1, Catherine of Aragon
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 Michel Renichon, priest, executed on June - 03.
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 The Dutch West India Company receives a charter for New Netherlands, better known as New York on June - 03.
1621 On this day in history dutch West India Company receives charter for "New Netherlands" (NY)
1657 Manuel de Egues, composer on this day in history.
1658 On this day in history pope Alexander VII appoints François de Laval vicar apostolic in New France.
1660 Johannes Schenck, composer on this day in history.
1661 Gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67 on June - 03.
1665 On this day in history duke of York defeats Dutch fleet off the coast of Lowestoft
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 this day in history.
1726 James Hutton, Edinburgh Scotland, geologist on June - 03.
1732 Pieter Vuyst, Dutch gov-gen of Ceylon, executed on this day in history.
1738 Johann Christoph Oley, composer on June - 03.
1746 James Hook, composer on June - 03.
1748 On June - 03 amsterdam establishes municipal postal service
1750 On this day in history frederic Thieme, composer
1752 On June - 03 moscow houses & churchs destroyed by fire