Historical Events In June - 05
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
0070 Titus & his Roman legions breach the middle wall of Jerusalem on this day in history.
0535 On this day in history epiphanius of Constantinople, patriarch of Constantinople
0754 On June - 05 friezen murders bishop Boniface & over 50 companions
0754 Boniface, [Winfrid], English saint/archbishop (Dokkum), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1118 On this day in history robert de Beaumont, 1st Earl of Leicester
1257 On this day in history krakĂłw, Poland receive city rights.
1288 Battle of Woeringen: Reinald I vs Jan I on June - 05.
1288 Hendrik VI, earl of Luxembourg/Laroche (1281-88), dies in battle on this day in history.
1305 On June - 05 bordeaux's archbishop Bertrand the Got elected Pope Clement V
1443 On this day in history ferdinand, Portuguese saint/slave to Fez, dies
1507 England & Netherlands sign trade agreement on this day in history.
1568 On this day in history lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded
1625 On June - 05 spanish troops under Spinola conquer Breda
1625 On this day in history orlando Gibbons, English organist/composer (Silver Swan), dies at 41
1632 On June - 05 prince Frederik Henry conquerors Roermond
1661 On June - 05 isaac Newton admitted as a student to Trinity College, Cambridge
1664 Mustafa II, sultan of Turkey (1695-1703) on this day in history.
1665 On June - 05 nicolas Bernier, composer
1667 Pietro Sforza, Italian theologist (Assertiones Theologicae), dies on this day in history.
1686 On June - 05 cristoph Raupach, composer
1695 On this day in history johann Conrad Schlaun, German barok architect
1716 On this day in history england & Emperor Karel VI signs military treaty
1718 On June - 05 thomas Chippendale, England, furniture maker (baptized)
1722 Johann Kuhnau, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1723 On June - 05 adam Smith, Kirkcaldy Scot, economist (Wealth of Nations) (baptized)
1736 Corneille F de Nelis, Flemish scholar/bishop of Antwerp on this day in history.
1752 On June - 05 prince Willem van Orange becomes Knight of Garter
1759 On June - 05 theodor Zwetler, composer
1760 Johan Gadolin, Finnish chemist (discovered yttrium) on this day in history.
1771 On June - 05 ernst August, duke of Cumberland/king of Hanover (1837-51)
1783 On June - 05 brothers Jacques and Joseph Montgolfier publicly demonstrate their hot-air baloon in 10-minute flight over Annonay, France
1783 Joseph & Jacques Montgolfier make first public balloon flight on this day in history.
1783 On this day in history joseph & Jacques Montgolfier make 1st public balloon flight
1785 On this day in history gottfried August Homilius, composer, dies at 71