Historical Events In June - 19
Saturday, 15 December 2018
0240 On this day in history -BC- Eratosthenes estimates circumference of Earth
0987 On this day in history louis IV, crowned king of France
1113 On June - 19 odo/Odardus van Kamerijk, French writer/bishop of Kamerijk, dies
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 Pope Innocent III fires Adolf I as archbishop of Cologne on June - 19.
1269 On this day in history king Louis IX of Frances decrees all Jews must wear a badge of shame
1286 On this day in history rabbenu Mir of Rothenbur imprisoned in fortress of Ensisheim
1306 The Earl of Pembroke's army defeats Bruce's Scottish army at the Battle of Methven on this day in history.
1312 On June - 19 piers Gaveston, earl of Cornwall, beheaded
1341 Juliana van Falconieri, Italian saint/Swedish tenor, dies on June - 19.
1369 Duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male on June - 19.
1464 On this day in history french King Louis XI forms postal service
1502 Emperor Maximilian I & England sign treaty of Antwerp on June - 19.
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 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 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 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 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 On June - 19 louis de Geer, Neth/Swedish industrialist/millionaire, dies at 64
1669 Polish parliament selects Litouwer Michael Wisniopwiecki as king on this day in history.
1708 On June - 19 johann Gottlieb Janitsch, composer
1717 On June - 19 johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer
1741 On this day in history reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver/art collector
1747 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 77 on June - 19.