Historical Events In June - 03
Sunday, 18 August 2019
0350 Roman usurper Nepotianus, of the Constantinian dynasty, proclaims himself Roman Emperor, entering Rome at the head of a group of gladiators on June - 03.
0545 On this day in history chlotilde, wife of French king Clovis/saint, dies at about 70
1083 On this day in history henry IV of Germany storms Rome, capturing St Peter's Cathedral
1098 Christian Crusaders seize Antioch, Turkey on this day in history.
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 Kilidj Arslan I, Seldjoeken-sultan, dies in battle on this day in history.
1140 On June - 03 french scholar Peter Abelard is found guilty of heresy.
1326 Treaty of Novgorod delineates borders between Russia and Norway in Finnmark on this day in history.
1357 On June - 03 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 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 On June - 03 michel Renichon, priest, executed
1610 Jacob Neefs, Flemish engraver/publisher, baptised on June - 03.
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 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 June - 03.
1657 Manuel de Egues, composer on this day in history.
1658 On June - 03 pope Alexander VII appoints François de Laval vicar apostolic in New France.
1660 Johannes Schenck, composer on this day in history.
1661 On this day in history gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67
1665 On this day in history duke of York defeats Dutch fleet off the coast of Lowestoft
1679 On June - 03 jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried
1685 Cornelis Hop, Amsterdam regent/diplomat on this day in history.
1688 Maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1726 James Hutton, Edinburgh Scotland, geologist on this day in history.
1732 On this day in history pieter Vuyst, Dutch gov-gen of Ceylon, executed
1738 Johann Christoph Oley, composer on June - 03.
1746 James Hook, composer on this day in history.
1748 Amsterdam establishes municipal postal service on June - 03.
1750 Frederic Thieme, composer on June - 03.
1752 On June - 03 moscow houses & churchs destroyed by fire