Historical Events In June - 03
Sunday, 03 December 2023
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 this day in history.
1083 Henry IV of Germany storms Rome, capturing St Peter's Cathedral on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 On June - 03 french scholar Peter Abelard is found guilty of heresy.
1326 On this day in history treaty of Novgorod delineates borders between Russia and Norway in Finnmark.
1357 Peace of Aat on June - 03.
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 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 Dutch West India Company receives charter for "New Netherlands" (NY) on this day in history.
1657 Manuel de Egues, composer on June - 03.
1658 On this day in history pope Alexander VII appoints FranÃ§ois de Laval vicar apostolic in New France.
1660 Johannes Schenck, composer on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1679 Jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried on June - 03.
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 On June - 03 pieter Vuyst, Dutch gov-gen of Ceylon, executed
1738 On this day in history johann Christoph Oley, composer
1746 James Hook, composer on June - 03.
1748 Amsterdam establishes municipal postal service on June - 03.
1750 Frederic Thieme, composer on June - 03.
1752 Moscow houses & churchs destroyed by fire on June - 03.