Historical Events In June - 19
Monday, 24 June 2019
0240 -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth on this day in history.
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 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 On June - 19 pope Innocent III fires Adolf I as archbishop of Cologne
1269 On June - 19 king Louis IX of Frances decrees all Jews must wear a badge of shame
1286 Rabbenu Mir of Rothenbur imprisoned in fortress of Ensisheim on this day in history.
1306 On June - 19 the Earl of Pembroke's army defeats Bruce's Scottish army at the Battle of Methven.
1312 On June - 19 piers Gaveston, earl of Cornwall, beheaded
1341 On June - 19 juliana van Falconieri, Italian saint/Swedish tenor, dies
1369 On June - 19 duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male
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 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 this day in history james I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25)
1572 On this day in history garrison under Adrian van Swieten occupy Oudewater
1586 English colonists sailed from Roanoke Island NC on June - 19.
1588 Spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna on this day in history.
1595 On June - 19 wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48)
1608 On this day in history thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War)
1613 On this day in history christian de Placker, composer
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 this day in history 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 Louis de Geer, Neth/Swedish industrialist/millionaire, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1669 On June - 19 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 June - 19.
1741 On this day in history reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver/art collector
1747 On this day in history alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77