Historical Events In June - 11
Wednesday, 07 June 2023
0631 On June - 11 emperor Taizong of Tang, the Emperor of China, sends envoys to the Xueyantuo bearing gold and silk in order to persuade the release of enslaved Chinese prisoners who were captured during the transition from Sui to Tang from the northern frontier; this embassy succeeded in freeing 80,000 Chinese men and women who were then returned to China.
0758 Abbasid Arabs and Uyghur Turks arrive simultaneously at Chang'an, the Tang Chinese capital, in order to offer tribute to the imperial court. The Arabs and Turks bicker and fight over diplomatic prominence at the gate, in order to present tribute before the other. A settlement is reached when both are allowed to enter at the same time, but through two different gates to the palace on June - 11.
1184 On this day in history -BC- Greeks finally captured Troy
1216 Hendrik of Constantinople, emperor of Constantinople (1206-16), dies on this day in history.
1231 Harderwijk becomes a city on June - 11.
1249 Adelheid van Schaarbeek, Flemish mystic/saint, dies on this day in history.
1345 On June - 11 the megas doux Alexios Apokaukos, chief minister of the Byzantine Empire, is lynched by political prisoners.
1429 Hundred Years' War: The start of the Battle of Jargeau on this day in history.
1479 Johannes a San Facundo, Spanish Augustine saint, dies on this day in history.
1488 On this day in history battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland
1488 James III, king of Scotland, dies in battle on June - 11.
1509 England's King Henry VIII marries Catherine of Aragon on June - 11.
1509 On June - 11 king Henry VIII marries wife #1 Catharina of Aragon
1517 Sir Thomas Pert reached Hudson Bay on June - 11.
1517 Sir Thomas Pert reaches Hudson Bay on June - 11.
1560 Marie Guise, French wife of king Jacobus V of Scotland, dies at 44 on June - 11.
1572 On June - 11 spanish co-land guardian duke of Medinaceli arrives in Lock
1572 Ben Jonson, England, playwright/poet (Volpone, Alchemist) on June - 11.
1578 England grants Sir Humphrey Gilbert a patent to explore & colonize US on June - 11.
1594 Philip II recognized the rights and privileges of the local nobles and chieftains in the Philippines, which paves way to the creation of the Principalía (i.e., elite ruling class of native nobility in Spanish Philippines) on June - 11.
1644 Florentine scientist describe invention of barometer on this day in history.
1666 -14] Vierdaagse Sea battle (Ruyter-Monk vs Prince Ruprecht) on June - 11.
1666 Cornelis Evertsen the Old, Swiss vice-admiral, dies in battle at 55 on this day in history.
1672 Francesco Antonio Bonporti, composer on this day in history.
1674 Susanna van Baerle, Dutch poet/wife of Geeraert Burns, dies at 52 on June - 11.
1676 On this day in history battle at �-land: Danish & Dutch fleet under CM Tromp beats Sweden
1685 On this day in history james Scott, Duke of Monmouth, rebels against Catholic king James II
1690 On June - 11 english king Willem III departs to Ireland
1697 On June - 11 francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist
1698 On this day in history balthasar Bekker, Frisian theologist (Enchanted World), dies at 64
1699 On this day in history england, France & Neth agree on 2nd Extermination treaty of Spain
1704 On June - 11 jose Antonio Carlos de Seixas, composer
1719 On this day in history franz K von Velbruck, German free mason/prince-bishop of Luik
1723 J G Palitzsch, 1st saw Halley's comet on return, Prolitz on June - 11.
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