Historical Events In June - 21
Saturday, 16 February 2019
0524 On June - 21 battle at Vezerone: Burgundy beats France
0524 Chlodomir, king of the France to Orleans (511-24), dies at about 28 on June - 21.
0996 Pope Gregory V crowns Otto III Roman Catholic German emperor of Elzas on June - 21.
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 this day in history.
1377 Edward III, king of England (1327-77), dies on June - 21.
1498 Jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian on June - 21.
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 On June - 21 battle at Landriano: Leyva beats France
1529 John Skelton, English poet, dies at about 69 on June - 21.
1547 On this day in history great fire in Moscow
1572 Garrison under Adrian of Swieten conquers Gouda on this day in history.
1573 On June - 21 antonie van Burgundy, mayor of sealand, dies in battle
1577 On June - 21 giovanni Del Turco, composer
1582 On this day in history the Incident at Honnō-ji takes place in Kyoto, Japan.
1591 On June - 21 aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies
1596 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1633 Galileo Galilei is forced by Inquisition to "abjure, curse, & detest" his Copernican heliocentric views on June - 21.
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 this day in history dutch pension advisor Johan de Witt seriously wounded
1684 On June - 21 mA Bay Colony's charter revoked
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 this day in history 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 On this day in history hendrik van Wijn, Dutch archivist (Algemeen Rijksarchief)