Historical Events In June - 19
Monday, 15 October 2018
0240 -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth on June - 19.
0987 On June - 19 louis IV, crowned king of France
1113 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history piers Gaveston, earl of Cornwall, beheaded
1341 Juliana van Falconieri, Italian saint/Swedish tenor, dies on June - 19.
1369 On June - 19 duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male
1464 French King Louis XI forms postal service on June - 19.
1502 Emperor Maximilian I & England sign treaty of Antwerp on this day in history.
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 On this day in history english colonists sailed from Roanoke Island NC
1588 Spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna on this day in history.
1595 Wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history battle at Dragetsani: Turkish army beats Greece
1623 On this day in history the birth of Blaise Pascal, French mathematician
1623 On this day in history blaise Pascal, mathematician/physicist/religious writer (Pascal)
1631 Peace of Cherasco: Charles de Gonzaga-Nevers becomes duke of Mantua on this day in history.
1633 Philippus van Limborch, remonstrants theologist/vicar on June - 19.
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 Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer on June - 19.
1741 Reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver/art collector on this day in history.
1747 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.