Historical Events In June - 16
Friday, 06 December 2019
0632 Origin of Persian [Yezdegird] Era on June - 16.
0956 On this day in history hugo, the Great, duke of France, dies
1216 Innocent III, pope, dies at 54 on June - 16.
1246 On this day in history lutgardis/Ludgardis, Flemish mystic/saint, dies at about 64
1338 On this day in history german monarch declares pope & king's decree redundant
1361 John Tauler, German mystic (Gottesfreunde) dies at about 61 on this day in history.
1487 On this day in history battle at Stoke: Henry VII beats John de la Pole & Lord Lovell
1492 Jan Coppenhole, Flemish rebel leader, beheaded on this day in history.
1567 Mary Queen of Scots thrown into Lochleven Castle prison on June - 16.
1567 On this day in history 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 On June - 16 axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent
1620 Carlo Saraceni, [Carlo Veniziano], Italian painter (Judith), dies on this day in history.
1624 Judge directs US colony Virginia to English crown on this day in history.
1633 Nathaniel Schnittelbach, composer on this day in history.
1637 On June - 16 giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer
1644 On June - 16 johannes a Sancto Thoma, [Poinset], Portuguese theologist, dies at 54
1651 On June - 16 marsilio Casentini, composer, dies at 74
1671 Cossack rebel leader Stenka Razin tortured, executed in Moscow on this day in history.
1671 Stenka Razin, Cossack rebel leader, tortured & executed in Moscow on June - 16.
1673 Peace of Vossem: Fren King Louis XIV & Frederik Willem of Brandenburg on June - 16.
1722 John Churchill up Marlborough, English general strategist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1745 On this day in history english fleet occupies Cap Breton on St Lawrence River
1746 Battle at Piacenza: Austria & Sardinia beat Spanish & French army on June - 16.
1752 Meingosus Gaelle, composer on this day in history.
1752 On June - 16 giulio Alberoni, Spanish/Italian minister/cardinal, dies at 88
1755 British capture Fort Beaus‚jour, expel the Acadians on June - 16.
1755 British capture Fort BeausĂ©jour, expel Acadians on this day in history.
1774 Formation of Harrodsburg, Kentucky on this day in history.
1775 Battle of Bunker Hill (actually it is Breed's Hill) on this day in history.
1779 On June - 16 in support of the US, Spain declares war on England
1784 Holland forbids orange clothes on this day in history.
1793 On this day in history louis A count d'Affry, general/French ambassador in Netherland, dies
1794 On June - 16 1st stone layed at Dutch biggest grain windmill (De Walvisch)