Historical Events In June - 03
Sunday, 09 August 2020
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 Chlotilde, wife of French king Clovis/saint, dies at about 70 on June - 03.
1083 Henry IV of Germany storms Rome, capturing St Peter's Cathedral on June - 03.
1098 On June - 03 christian Crusaders seize Antioch, Turkey
1098 Crusaders take Antioch, considered the first Christian city and now located in Turkey on June - 03.
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 French scholar Peter Abelard is found guilty of heresy on June - 03.
1326 Treaty of Novgorod delineates borders between Russia and Norway in Finnmark on this day in history.
1357 On this day in history peace of Aat
1395 On this day in history ivan Shishman of Bulgaria
1509 On this day in history henry VIII married wife No 1, Catherine of Aragon
1539 Hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain on June - 03.
1540 Hernando de Soto crosses Appalachian Mountain, 1st European to do so on this day in history.
1594 On this day in history michel Renichon, priest, executed
1610 On June - 03 jacob Neefs, Flemish engraver/publisher, baptised
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 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 this day in history.
1657 On June - 03 manuel de Egues, composer
1658 Pope Alexander VII appoints FranĂ§ois de Laval vicar apostolic in New France on June - 03.
1660 Johannes Schenck, composer on June - 03.
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 this day in history.
1732 Pieter Vuyst, Dutch gov-gen of Ceylon, executed on June - 03.
1738 Johann Christoph Oley, composer on this day in history.
1746 On June - 03 james Hook, composer
1748 Amsterdam establishes municipal postal service on this day in history.
1750 On this day in history frederic Thieme, composer
1752 On this day in history moscow houses & churchs destroyed by fire