Historical Events In June - 19
Thursday, 17 October 2019
0240 On this day in history -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth
0987 Louis IV, crowned king of France on June - 19.
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 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 this day in history.
1312 Piers Gaveston, earl of Cornwall, beheaded on June - 19.
1341 On this day in history juliana van Falconieri, Italian saint/Swedish tenor, dies
1369 On June - 19 duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male
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 this day in history.
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 On June - 19 spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna
1595 Wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48) on June - 19.
1608 On this day in history thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War)
1613 Christian de Placker, composer on June - 19.
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 On June - 19 blaise Pascal, mathematician/physicist/religious writer (Pascal)
1631 Peace of Cherasco: Charles de Gonzaga-Nevers becomes duke of Mantua on June - 19.
1633 On June - 19 philippus van Limborch, remonstrants theologist/vicar
1652 Louis de Geer, Neth/Swedish industrialist/millionaire, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1669 Polish parliament selects Litouwer Michael Wisniopwiecki as king on June - 19.
1708 On June - 19 johann Gottlieb Janitsch, composer
1717 On this day in history johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer
1741 Reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver/art collector on this day in history.
1747 On this day in history alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77