Historical Events In June - 19
Monday, 22 April 2019
0240 -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth on this day in history.
0987 On this day in history louis IV, crowned king of France
1113 On June - 19 odo/Odardus van Kamerijk, French writer/bishop of Kamerijk, dies
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 Pope Innocent III fires Adolf I as archbishop of Cologne on June - 19.
1269 King Louis IX of Frances decrees all Jews must wear a badge of shame on this day in history.
1286 On this day in history rabbenu Mir of Rothenbur imprisoned in fortress of Ensisheim
1306 The Earl of Pembroke's army defeats Bruce's Scottish army at the Battle of Methven on June - 19.
1312 On this day in history piers Gaveston, earl of Cornwall, beheaded
1341 On June - 19 juliana van Falconieri, Italian saint/Swedish tenor, dies
1369 Duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male on June - 19.
1464 French King Louis XI forms postal service on June - 19.
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 Sixt[us] Birck [Xystus Betulius], German writer (Judith), dies at 53 on June - 19.
1566 On this day in history the birth of James VI of Scotland and England
1566 On June - 19 james I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25)
1572 Garrison under Adrian van Swieten occupy Oudewater on June - 19.
1586 English colonists sailed from Roanoke Island NC on this day in history.
1588 On June - 19 spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna
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 this day in history.
1613 On this day in history christian de Placker, composer
1621 Battle at Dragetsani: Turkish army beats Greece on June - 19.
1623 The birth of Blaise Pascal, French mathematician on this day in history.
1623 Blaise Pascal, mathematician/physicist/religious writer (Pascal) on June - 19.
1631 On this day in history peace of Cherasco: Charles de Gonzaga-Nevers becomes duke of Mantua
1633 Philippus van Limborch, remonstrants theologist/vicar on June - 19.
1652 On June - 19 louis de Geer, Neth/Swedish industrialist/millionaire, dies at 64
1669 Polish parliament selects Litouwer Michael Wisniopwiecki as king on June - 19.
1708 On this day in history johann Gottlieb Janitsch, composer
1717 Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer on June - 19.
1741 Reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver/art collector on this day in history.
1747 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77 on June - 19.