Historical Events In June - 19
Wednesday, 23 September 2020
0240 -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth on June - 19.
0987 Louis IV, crowned king of France on this day in history.
1113 On June - 19 odo/Odardus van Kamerijk, French writer/bishop of Kamerijk, dies
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 On this day in history rabbenu Mir of Rothenbur imprisoned in fortress of Ensisheim
1306 On this day in history the Earl of Pembroke's army defeats Bruce's Scottish army at the Battle of Methven.
1312 Piers Gaveston, earl of Cornwall, beheaded on this day in history.
1341 On June - 19 juliana van Falconieri, Italian saint/Swedish tenor, dies
1369 Duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male on this day in history.
1464 French King Louis XI forms postal service on this day in history.
1502 Emperor Maximilian I & England sign treaty of Antwerp on this day in history.
1542 On this day in history 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 On June - 19 the birth of James VI of Scotland and England
1566 James I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25) on June - 19.
1572 On this day in history garrison under Adrian van Swieten occupy Oudewater
1586 On June - 19 english colonists sailed from Roanoke Island NC
1588 On this day in history spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna
1595 Wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48) on June - 19.
1608 Thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War) on June - 19.
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 June - 19 the birth of Blaise Pascal, French mathematician
1623 Blaise Pascal, mathematician/physicist/religious writer (Pascal) on this day in history.
1631 On June - 19 peace of Cherasco: Charles de Gonzaga-Nevers becomes duke of Mantua
1633 Philippus van Limborch, remonstrants theologist/vicar on June - 19.
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 On this day in history johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer
1741 On this day in history reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver/art collector
1747 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.