Historical Events In June - 21
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
0524 On this day in history battle at Vezerone: Burgundy beats France
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 On June - 21 battle of Akspoele: earl Willem of Normandy beats Diederik
1208 On this day in history philips van Zwaben Hohenstaufen, Roman-German King, dies
1377 On June - 21 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 this day in history.
1528 Maria of Spain, Holy Roman Empire Empress (1603) on this day in history.
1529 Battle at Landriano: Leyva beats France on this day in history.
1529 John Skelton, English poet, dies at about 69 on June - 21.
1547 Great fire in Moscow on this day in history.
1572 Garrison under Adrian of Swieten conquers Gouda on June - 21.
1573 Antonie van Burgundy, mayor of sealand, dies in battle on this day in history.
1577 Giovanni Del Turco, composer on this day in history.
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 June - 21.
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 On this day in history 1st Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown
1633 Galileo Galilei is forced by Inquisition to "abjure, curse, & detest" his Copernican heliocentric views on this day in history.
1640 On June - 21 abraham Mignon, still life painter
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 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 On June - 21 king Charles II revokes Massachusetts Bay Colony charter
1688 Alexander Pope, English poet (Rape of the Lock) on June - 21.
1730 Norinaga Moto'ori, Japanese scientist on this day in history.
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 June - 21.
1740 Hendrik van Wijn, Dutch archivist (Algemeen Rijksarchief) on this day in history.