Historical Events In June - 21
Monday, 24 June 2019
0524 Battle at Vezerone: Burgundy beats France on June - 21.
0524 Chlodomir, king of the France to Orleans (511-24), dies at about 28 on this day in history.
0996 Pope Gregory V crowns Otto III Roman Catholic German emperor of Elzas on June - 21.
1002 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 June - 21.
1527 Niccolo Machiavelli, Florentine statesman/author, dies at 57 on June - 21.
1528 On this day in history maria of Spain, Holy Roman Empire Empress (1603)
1529 On this day in history battle at Landriano: Leyva beats France
1529 John Skelton, English poet, dies at about 69 on this day in history.
1547 Great fire in Moscow on June - 21.
1572 On June - 21 garrison under Adrian of Swieten conquers Gouda
1573 Antonie van Burgundy, mayor of sealand, dies in battle on this day in history.
1577 On June - 21 giovanni Del Turco, composer
1582 The Incident at Honnō-ji takes place in Kyoto, Japan on this day in history.
1591 Aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies on this day in history.
1596 On June - 21 michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov
1607 First Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown on June - 21.
1607 1st Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown on June - 21.
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 June - 21.
1661 On this day in history treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty
1667 On this day in history dutch Admiral Michiel de Ruyter occupies Sheerness, England
1668 On June - 21 cajetan Kolberer, composer
1672 On June - 21 dutch pension advisor Johan de Witt seriously wounded
1684 MA Bay Colony's charter revoked on this day in history.
1684 King Charles II revokes Massachusetts Bay Colony charter on this day in history.
1688 Alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock) on this day in history.
1730 On June - 21 norinaga Moto'ori, Japanese scientist
1732 Johann Christoph Frederic Bach, composer on June - 21.
1734 On June - 21 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.
1740 On June - 21 hendrik van Wijn, Dutch archivist (Algemeen Rijksarchief)