Historical Events In June - 19
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
0240 -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth on June - 19.
0987 On June - 19 louis IV, crowned king of France
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 On this day in history pope Innocent III fires Adolf I as archbishop of Cologne
1269 King Louis IX of Frances decrees all Jews must wear a badge of shame on this day in history.
1286 On June - 19 rabbenu Mir of Rothenbur imprisoned in fortress of Ensisheim
1306 On this day in history 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 Duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male on June - 19.
1464 On June - 19 french King Louis XI forms postal service
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 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 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 On June - 19 wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48)
1608 Thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War) on June - 19.
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 Blaise Pascal, mathematician/physicist/religious writer (Pascal) on June - 19.
1631 On June - 19 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 On this day in history polish parliament selects Litouwer Michael Wisniopwiecki as king
1708 Johann Gottlieb Janitsch, composer on this day in history.
1717 Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer on June - 19.
1741 Reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver/art collector on June - 19.
1747 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.