Historical Events In June - 05
Thursday, 26 November 2020
0070 Titus & his Roman legions breach the middle wall of Jerusalem on this day in history.
0535 On June - 05 epiphanius of Constantinople, patriarch of Constantinople
0754 On this day in history friezen murders bishop Boniface & over 50 companions
0754 On June - 05 boniface, [Winfrid], English saint/archbishop (Dokkum), dies at 79
1118 Robert de Beaumont, 1st Earl of Leicester on this day in history.
1257 On June - 05 kraków, 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 June - 05.
1305 On June - 05 bordeaux's archbishop Bertrand the Got elected Pope Clement V
1443 Ferdinand, Portuguese saint/slave to Fez, dies on this day in history.
1507 On June - 05 england & Netherlands sign trade agreement
1568 Lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded on this day in history.
1625 Spanish troops under Spinola conquer Breda on June - 05.
1625 On June - 05 orlando Gibbons, English organist/composer (Silver Swan), dies at 41
1632 Prince Frederik Henry conquerors Roermond on June - 05.
1661 On June - 05 isaac Newton admitted as a student to Trinity College, Cambridge
1664 On this day in history mustafa II, sultan of Turkey (1695-1703)
1665 On this day in history nicolas Bernier, composer
1667 On June - 05 pietro Sforza, Italian theologist (Assertiones Theologicae), dies
1686 Cristoph Raupach, composer on this day in history.
1695 On June - 05 johann Conrad Schlaun, German barok architect
1716 On this day in history england & Emperor Karel VI signs military treaty
1718 On this day in history thomas Chippendale, England, furniture maker (baptized)
1722 Johann Kuhnau, composer, dies at 62 on June - 05.
1723 Adam Smith, Kirkcaldy Scot, economist (Wealth of Nations) (baptized) on this day in history.
1736 Corneille F de Nelis, Flemish scholar/bishop of Antwerp on June - 05.
1752 On this day in history prince Willem van Orange becomes Knight of Garter
1759 On this day in history theodor Zwetler, composer
1760 On this day in history johan Gadolin, Finnish chemist (discovered yttrium)
1771 Ernst August, duke of Cumberland/king of Hanover (1837-51) on this day in history.
1783 Brothers Jacques and Joseph Montgolfier publicly demonstrate their hot-air baloon in 10-minute flight over Annonay, France on June - 05.
1783 On this day in history joseph & Jacques Montgolfier make first public balloon flight
1783 On June - 05 joseph & Jacques Montgolfier make 1st public balloon flight
1785 On this day in history gottfried August Homilius, composer, dies at 71