Historical Events In June - 10
Saturday, 31 July 2021
1190 Third Crusade: Frederick I Barbarossa drowns in the Sally River while leading an army to Jerusalem on this day in history.
1190 Frederik I van Hohenstaufen "Barbarossa", German King, dies on this day in history.
1213 Fakhruddin 'Iraqi, Persian philosopher on this day in history.
1247 Rodrigo Jimenez de Rada, archbishop Toledo/advisor Alfonso VIII, dies on this day in history.
1358 On this day in history french boer leader Guillaume Cale captured
1538 On this day in history catholic German monarchy signs League of Neurenberg
1539 Council of Trent: Paul III sends out letters to his bishops, delaying the Council due to war and the difficulty bishops had traveling to Venice on June - 10.
1540 On this day in history thomas Cromwell arrested in Westminister
1552 On this day in history alexander Barclay, English poet
1556 Martin Agricola [M Sore], German composer/cantor, dies on June - 10.
1560 Mary de Guise, queen-mother of Scotland on this day in history.
1580 On this day in history luis Vaz de Camoes, Portugal's national poet (Os Lusiados), dies
1584 On this day in history francois-Hercule de Valois, French crown prince, dies at 28
1588 On this day in history valentin Weigel, German mystic, dies
1605 On June - 10 valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time
1607 John Popham, English politician on June - 10.
1610 On this day in history the first Dutch settlers arrive (from NJ), to colonize Manhattan Island
1610 On June - 10 thomas West, Baron de La Mar, is appointed governor of Virginia
1613 On June - 10 johann Georg II, elect of Saxon (1656-80)
1619 Thirty Years' War: Battle of Záblatí, a turning point in the Bohemian Revolt on this day in history.
1624 On this day in history netherlands & France sign anti-Spanish Treaty of Compiègne
1627 On this day in history piet Heyn conquerors 38 ships at bay of Salvador
1630 Willem van Bemmel, Dutch painter/etcher on this day in history.
1637 On June - 10 jacques Marquette, jesuit/missionary founder (Chicago)
1639 On June - 10 the first American log cabin at Fort Christina (Wilmington Delaware)
1639 On this day in history 1st American log cabin at Fort Christina (Wilmington Delaware)
1648 Moscow's people uprise against regent Boris Morozov on June - 10.
1652 In Boston, John Hull opens the 1st mint in America on June - 10.
1654 Alessandro Algardi, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at 58 on June - 10.
1682 Tornado in Connecticut uproots a 3' diameter oak tree on June - 10.
1688 James III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope on June - 10.
1706 On June - 10 john Dollond, owner of 1st patent for achromatic lens
1719 Battle of Glenshiel which saw the end of a minor Jacobite rising. Only 1000 men joined the Jacobite side under the 10th Earl Marischal. Faced by a Hanovarian army under General Wightman, after some hours of engagement, the Jacobite forces disbanded on this day in history.
1719 On June - 10 jacobite Rising: Battle of Glen Shiel.