Historical Events In June - 16
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
0632 Origin of Persian [Yezdegird] Era on June - 16.
0956 On this day in history hugo, the Great, duke of France, dies
1216 On June - 16 innocent III, pope, dies at 54
1246 Lutgardis/Ludgardis, Flemish mystic/saint, dies at about 64 on this day in history.
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 Battle at Stoke: Henry VII beats John de la Pole & Lord Lovell on this day in history.
1492 On June - 16 jan Coppenhole, Flemish rebel leader, beheaded
1567 Mary Queen of Scots thrown into Lochleven Castle prison on June - 16.
1567 Mary, Queen of Scots, imprisoned in Lochleven Castle prison Scotland on June - 16.
1575 On June - 16 hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen the Jonghe], medical/historian, dies at 63
1583 On this day in history axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent
1620 On June - 16 carlo Saraceni, [Carlo Veniziano], Italian painter (Judith), dies
1624 Judge directs US colony Virginia to English crown on June - 16.
1633 Nathaniel Schnittelbach, composer on this day in history.
1637 Giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer on June - 16.
1644 Johannes a Sancto Thoma, [Poinset], Portuguese theologist, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1651 Marsilio Casentini, composer, dies at 74 on June - 16.
1671 On this day in history cossack rebel leader Stenka Razin tortured, executed in Moscow
1671 Stenka Razin, Cossack rebel leader, tortured & executed in Moscow on June - 16.
1673 On June - 16 peace of Vossem: Fren King Louis XIV & Frederik Willem of Brandenburg
1722 John Churchill up Marlborough, English general strategist, dies at 72 on June - 16.
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 this day in history.
1752 Meingosus Gaelle, composer on June - 16.
1752 Giulio Alberoni, Spanish/Italian minister/cardinal, dies at 88 on June - 16.
1755 On this day in history british capture Fort Beaus‚jour, expel the Acadians
1755 British capture Fort BeausĂ©jour, 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 June - 16.
1779 In support of the US, Spain declares war on England on June - 16.
1784 On this day in history holland forbids orange clothes
1793 On June - 16 louis A count d'Affry, general/French ambassador in Netherland, dies
1794 1st stone layed at Dutch biggest grain windmill (De Walvisch) on this day in history.