Historical Events In June - 03
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
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 this day in history chlotilde, wife of French king Clovis/saint, dies at about 70
1083 On June - 03 henry IV of Germany storms Rome, capturing St Peter's Cathedral
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 After 5-month siege in 1st Crusade, the Crusaders seize Antioch Turkey on this day in history.
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 On this day in history treaty of Novgorod delineates borders between Russia and Norway in Finnmark.
1357 On June - 03 peace of Aat
1395 On June - 03 ivan Shishman of Bulgaria
1509 Henry VIII married wife No 1, Catherine of Aragon on June - 03.
1539 Hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history.
1621 On June - 03 the Dutch West India Company receives a charter for New Netherlands, better known as New York
1621 On this day in history dutch West India Company receives charter for "New Netherlands" (NY)
1657 Manuel de Egues, composer on June - 03.
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 June - 03.
1665 On June - 03 duke of York defeats Dutch fleet off the coast of Lowestoft
1679 Jean-Francius Miller, painter, buried on June - 03.
1685 On June - 03 cornelis Hop, Amsterdam regent/diplomat
1688 On this day in history maximilian H of Bayern, prince-bishop of Luik, dies at 66
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 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 Moscow houses & churchs destroyed by fire on June - 03.