Historical Events In June - 19
Sunday, 05 February 2023
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 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 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 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 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 this day in history.
1464 On this day in history french King Louis XI forms postal service
1502 On June - 19 emperor Maximilian I & England sign treaty of Antwerp
1542 Leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer on June - 19.
1554 On June - 19 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 Garrison under Adrian van Swieten occupy Oudewater on June - 19.
1586 On this day in history english colonists sailed from Roanoke Island NC
1588 Spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna on June - 19.
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 June - 19.
1613 Christian de Placker, composer on June - 19.
1621 Battle at Dragetsani: Turkish army beats Greece on June - 19.
1623 The birth of Blaise Pascal, French mathematician on June - 19.
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 On this day in history philippus van Limborch, remonstrants theologist/vicar
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 June - 19 johann Gottlieb Janitsch, composer
1717 Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer on this day in history.
1741 Reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver/art collector on this day in history.
1747 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.