Historical Events In June - 19
Monday, 18 February 2019
0240 -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth on this day in history.
0987 On June - 19 louis IV, crowned king of France
1113 Odo/Odardus van Kamerijk, French writer/bishop of Kamerijk, dies on this day in history.
1179 The Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke is killed, and the battle changes the tide of the civil wars on June - 19.
1205 On June - 19 pope Innocent III fires Adolf I as archbishop of Cologne
1269 King Louis IX of Frances decrees all Jews must wear a badge of shame on June - 19.
1286 Rabbenu Mir of Rothenbur imprisoned in fortress of Ensisheim on this day in history.
1306 The Earl of Pembroke's army defeats Bruce's Scottish army at the Battle of Methven on this day in history.
1312 Piers Gaveston, earl of Cornwall, beheaded on this day in history.
1341 Juliana van Falconieri, Italian saint/Swedish tenor, dies on this day in history.
1369 Duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male on June - 19.
1464 On June - 19 french King Louis XI forms postal service
1502 Emperor Maximilian I & England sign treaty of Antwerp on this day in history.
1542 On June - 19 leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer
1554 On this day in history sixt[us] Birck [Xystus Betulius], German writer (Judith), dies at 53
1566 The birth of James VI of Scotland and England on this day in history.
1566 On this day in history james I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25)
1572 On June - 19 garrison under Adrian van Swieten occupy Oudewater
1586 On June - 19 english colonists sailed from Roanoke Island NC
1588 Spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna on this day in history.
1595 On this day in history wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48)
1608 Thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War) on June - 19.
1613 On June - 19 christian de Placker, composer
1621 On June - 19 battle at Dragetsani: Turkish army beats Greece
1623 The birth of Blaise Pascal, French mathematician on June - 19.
1623 On this day in history blaise Pascal, mathematician/physicist/religious writer (Pascal)
1631 Peace of Cherasco: Charles de Gonzaga-Nevers becomes duke of Mantua on June - 19.
1633 Philippus van Limborch, remonstrants theologist/vicar on this day in history.
1652 On this day in history louis de Geer, Neth/Swedish industrialist/millionaire, dies at 64
1669 On this day in history polish parliament selects Litouwer Michael Wisniopwiecki as king
1708 On June - 19 johann Gottlieb Janitsch, composer
1717 Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer on June - 19.
1741 On this day in history reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver/art collector
1747 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.