Historical Events In June - 03
Monday, 08 August 2022
0350 Roman usurper Nepotianus, of the Constantinian dynasty, proclaims himself Roman Emperor, entering Rome at the head of a group of gladiators on this day in history.
0545 On June - 03 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 June - 03.
1098 Crusaders take Antioch, considered the first Christian city and now located in Turkey on this day in history.
1098 On this day in history after 5-month siege in 1st Crusade, the Crusaders seize Antioch Turkey
1107 Kilidj Arslan I, Seldjoeken-sultan, dies in battle on this day in history.
1140 On this day in history french scholar Peter Abelard is found guilty of heresy.
1326 Treaty of Novgorod delineates borders between Russia and Norway in Finnmark on June - 03.
1357 On this day in history peace of Aat
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 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 Jacob Neefs, Flemish engraver/publisher, baptised on June - 03.
1620 Construction of the oldest stone church in French North America, Notre-Dame-des-Anges, begins at Quebec City, Quebec, Canada on June - 03.
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 On this day in history manuel de Egues, composer
1658 Pope Alexander VII appoints François de Laval vicar apostolic in New France on this day in history.
1660 On this day in history johannes Schenck, composer
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 June - 03.
1679 Jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried on this day in history.
1685 On June - 03 cornelis Hop, Amsterdam regent/diplomat
1688 On June - 03 maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66
1726 James Hutton, Edinburgh Scotland, geologist on June - 03.
1732 Pieter Vuyst, Dutch gov-gen of Ceylon, executed on this day in history.
1738 On this day in history johann Christoph Oley, composer
1746 On this day in history 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