Historical Events In June - 19
Monday, 27 January 2020
0240 On this day in history -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth
0987 On this day in history louis IV, crowned king of France
1113 Odo/Odardus van Kamerijk, French writer/bishop of Kamerijk, dies on this day in history.
1179 On June - 19 the Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke is killed, and the battle changes the tide of the civil wars.
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 this day in history.
1286 Rabbenu Mir of Rothenbur imprisoned in fortress of Ensisheim on June - 19.
1306 On June - 19 the Earl of Pembroke's army defeats Bruce's Scottish army at the Battle of Methven.
1312 On June - 19 piers Gaveston, earl of Cornwall, beheaded
1341 Juliana van Falconieri, Italian saint/Swedish tenor, dies on June - 19.
1369 Duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male on June - 19.
1464 On June - 19 french King Louis XI forms postal service
1502 On June - 19 emperor Maximilian I & England sign treaty of Antwerp
1542 On this day in history leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer
1554 On June - 19 sixt[us] Birck [Xystus Betulius], German writer (Judith), dies at 53
1566 The birth of James VI of Scotland and England on June - 19.
1566 On this day in history james I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25)
1572 On this day in history garrison under Adrian van Swieten occupy Oudewater
1586 English colonists sailed from Roanoke Island NC on this day in history.
1588 On this day in history spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna
1595 On this day in history wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48)
1608 On this day in history thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War)
1613 Christian de Placker, composer on this day in history.
1621 On this day in history battle at Dragetsani: Turkish army beats Greece
1623 On this day in history the birth of Blaise Pascal, French mathematician
1623 On June - 19 blaise Pascal, mathematician/physicist/religious writer (Pascal)
1631 Peace of Cherasco: Charles de Gonzaga-Nevers becomes duke of Mantua on this day in history.
1633 Philippus van Limborch, remonstrants theologist/vicar on this day in history.
1652 Louis de Geer, Neth/Swedish industrialist/millionaire, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1669 On June - 19 polish parliament selects Litouwer Michael Wisniopwiecki as king
1708 On this day in history johann Gottlieb Janitsch, composer
1717 Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer on this day in history.
1741 Reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver/art collector on June - 19.
1747 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77 on June - 19.