Historical Events In June - 19
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
0240 On this day in history -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth
0987 Louis IV, crowned king of France on this day in history.
1113 Odo/Odardus van Kamerijk, French writer/bishop of Kamerijk, dies on June - 19.
1179 The Norwegian Battle of Kalvskinnet outside Nidaros. Earl Erling Skakke is killed, and the battle changes the tide of the civil wars on this day in history.
1205 Pope Innocent III fires Adolf I as archbishop of Cologne on this day in history.
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 June - 19.
1306 The Earl of Pembroke's army defeats Bruce's Scottish army at the Battle of Methven on this day in history.
1312 On this day in history piers Gaveston, earl of Cornwall, beheaded
1341 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1502 Emperor Maximilian I & England sign treaty of Antwerp on June - 19.
1542 Leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer on this day in history.
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 June - 19.
1566 On June - 19 james I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25)
1572 On June - 19 garrison under Adrian van Swieten occupy Oudewater
1586 English colonists sailed from Roanoke Island NC on June - 19.
1588 On this day in history spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna
1595 Wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48) on this day in history.
1608 Thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War) on this day in history.
1613 Christian de Placker, composer on June - 19.
1621 Battle at Dragetsani: Turkish army beats Greece on this day in history.
1623 On June - 19 the birth of Blaise Pascal, French mathematician
1623 On June - 19 blaise Pascal, mathematician/physicist/religious writer (Pascal)
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 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 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 On June - 19 alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77