Historical Events In June - 16
Saturday, 04 July 2020
0632 Origin of Persian [Yezdegird] Era on this day in history.
0956 Hugo, the Great, duke of France, dies on this day in history.
1216 On this day in history innocent III, pope, dies at 54
1246 Lutgardis/Ludgardis, Flemish mystic/saint, dies at about 64 on June - 16.
1338 On June - 16 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 June - 16 battle at Stoke: Henry VII beats John de la Pole & Lord Lovell
1492 On June - 16 jan Coppenhole, Flemish rebel leader, beheaded
1567 On this day in history mary Queen of Scots thrown into Lochleven Castle prison
1567 On this day in history mary, Queen of Scots, imprisoned in Lochleven Castle prison Scotland
1575 Hadrianus Junius, [Adriaen the Jonghe], medical/historian, dies at 63 on June - 16.
1583 Axel Gustafson Oxenstierna, Swedish earl/chancellor/regent on June - 16.
1620 Carlo Saraceni, [Carlo Veniziano], Italian painter (Judith), dies on this day in history.
1624 On June - 16 judge directs US colony Virginia to English crown
1633 Nathaniel Schnittelbach, composer on this day in history.
1637 On this day in history giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer
1644 On this day in history johannes a Sancto Thoma, [Poinset], Portuguese theologist, dies at 54
1651 On this day in history marsilio Casentini, composer, dies at 74
1671 On June - 16 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 this day in history.
1722 John Churchill up Marlborough, English general strategist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1745 On June - 16 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 On June - 16 british capture Fort Beaus‚jour, expel the Acadians
1755 On this day in history british capture Fort BeausĂ©jour, expel Acadians
1774 On this day in history formation of Harrodsburg, Kentucky.
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 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)