Historical Events In June - 16
Sunday, 04 June 2023
0632 On June - 16 origin of Persian [Yezdegird] Era
0956 Hugo, the Great, duke of France, dies on this day in history.
1216 Innocent III, pope, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1246 On this day in history lutgardis/Ludgardis, Flemish mystic/saint, dies at about 64
1338 German monarch declares pope & king's decree redundant on June - 16.
1361 John Tauler, German mystic (Gottesfreunde) dies at about 61 on this day in history.
1487 Battle at Stoke: Henry VII beats John de la Pole & Lord Lovell on June - 16.
1492 On June - 16 jan Coppenhole, Flemish rebel leader, beheaded
1567 Mary Queen of Scots thrown into Lochleven Castle prison on this day in history.
1567 On June - 16 mary, Queen of Scots, imprisoned in Lochleven Castle prison Scotland
1575 On June - 16 hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen the Jonghe], medical/historian, dies at 63
1583 Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent on June - 16.
1620 On June - 16 carlo Saraceni, [Carlo Veniziano], Italian painter (Judith), dies
1624 Judge directs US colony Virginia to English crown on this day in history.
1633 Nathaniel Schnittelbach, composer on June - 16.
1637 Giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer on this day in history.
1644 On this day in history johannes a Sancto Thoma, [Poinset], Portuguese theologist, dies at 54
1651 On June - 16 marsilio Casentini, composer, dies at 74
1671 On this day in history cossack rebel leader Stenka Razin tortured, executed in Moscow
1671 On this day in history stenka Razin, Cossack rebel leader, tortured & executed in Moscow
1673 Peace of Vossem: Fren King Louis XIV & Frederik Willem of Brandenburg on June - 16.
1722 On this day in history john Churchill up Marlborough, English general strategist, dies at 72
1745 English fleet occupies Cap Breton on St Lawrence River on this day in history.
1746 Battle at Piacenza: Austria & Sardinia beat Spanish & French army on June - 16.
1752 On this day in history meingosus Gaelle, composer
1752 Giulio Alberoni, Spanish/Italian minister/cardinal, dies at 88 on this day in history.
1755 British capture Fort Beaus�jour, expel the Acadians on this day in history.
1755 British capture Fort Beauséjour, expel Acadians on this day in history.
1774 Formation of Harrodsburg, Kentucky on June - 16.
1775 Battle of Bunker Hill (actually it is Breed's Hill) on this day in history.
1779 In support of the US, Spain declares war on England on June - 16.
1784 Holland forbids orange clothes on this day in history.
1793 Louis A count d'Affry, general/French ambassador in Netherland, dies on this day in history.
1794 1st stone layed at Dutch biggest grain windmill (De Walvisch) on June - 16.