Historical Events In June - 21
Friday, 17 August 2018
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 Leo IX, [Bruno count of Egesheim & Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54) on this day in history.
1128 Battle of Akspoele: earl Willem of Normandy beats Diederik on June - 21.
1208 Philips van Zwaben Hohenstaufen, Roman-German King, dies on this day in history.
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 On June - 21 niccolo Machiavelli, Florentine statesman/author, dies at 57
1528 Maria of Spain, Holy Roman Empire Empress (1603) on this day in history.
1529 On June - 21 battle at Landriano: Leyva beats France
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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history the Incident at Honnō-ji takes place in Kyoto, Japan.
1591 On this day in history aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies
1596 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov on this day in history.
1607 First Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown on this day in history.
1607 1st Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown on June - 21.
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 Dutch Admiral Michiel de Ruyter occupies Sheerness, England on June - 21.
1668 On this day in history cajetan Kolberer, composer
1672 On this day in history dutch pension advisor Johan de Witt seriously wounded
1684 On this day in history 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 June - 21.
1730 Norinaga Moto'ori, Japanese scientist on June - 21.
1732 On June - 21 johann Christoph Frederic Bach, composer
1734 On this day in history 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 this day in history hendrik van Wijn, Dutch archivist (Algemeen Rijksarchief)