Historical Events In June - 21
Friday, 02 June 2023
0524 Battle at Vezerone: Burgundy beats France on June - 21.
0524 On June - 21 chlodomir, king of the France to Orleans (511-24), dies at about 28
0996 On June - 21 pope Gregory V crowns Otto III Roman Catholic German emperor of Elzas
1002 On June - 21 leo IX, [Bruno count of Egesheim & Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54)
1128 Battle of Akspoele: earl Willem of Normandy beats Diederik on this day in history.
1208 Philips van Zwaben Hohenstaufen, Roman-German King, dies on June - 21.
1377 On this day in history edward III, king of England (1327-77), dies
1498 Jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian on this day in history.
1527 Niccolo Machiavelli, Florentine statesman/author, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1528 Maria of Spain, Holy Roman Empire Empress (1603) on June - 21.
1529 Battle at Landriano: Leyva beats France on June - 21.
1529 On June - 21 john Skelton, English poet, dies at about 69
1547 On June - 21 great fire in Moscow
1572 Garrison under Adrian of Swieten conquers Gouda on June - 21.
1573 On this day in history antonie van Burgundy, mayor of sealand, dies in battle
1577 On this day in history giovanni Del Turco, composer
1582 The Incident at Honnō-ji takes place in Kyoto, Japan on June - 21.
1591 Aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies on this day in history.
1596 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov on June - 21.
1607 First Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown on this day in history.
1607 On June - 21 1st Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown
1633 On this day in history galileo Galilei is forced by Inquisition to "abjure, curse, & detest" his Copernican heliocentric views
1640 Abraham Mignon, still life painter on this day in history.
1661 On this day in history treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty
1667 On June - 21 dutch Admiral Michiel de Ruyter occupies Sheerness, England
1668 Cajetan Kolberer, composer on this day in history.
1672 Dutch pension advisor Johan de Witt seriously wounded on this day in history.
1684 On June - 21 mA Bay Colony's charter revoked
1684 On this day in history king Charles II revokes Massachusetts Bay Colony charter
1688 On this day in history alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock)
1730 On June - 21 norinaga Moto'ori, Japanese scientist
1732 Johann Christoph Frederic Bach, composer on June - 21.
1734 In Montreal in New France (today primarily Quebec), a black slave known by the French name of Marie-Joseph Angélique, having been convicted of the arson that destroyed much of the city, is tortured and hanged by the French authorities in a public ceremony that involved her disgrace and the amputation of a hand on this day in history.
1740 Hendrik van Wijn, Dutch archivist (Algemeen Rijksarchief) on June - 21.