Historical Events In June - 21
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
0524 Battle at Vezerone: Burgundy beats France on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1002 Leo IX, [Bruno count of Egesheim & Dagsburg], Pope (1049-54) on June - 21.
1128 Battle of Akspoele: earl Willem of Normandy beats Diederik on June - 21.
1208 On June - 21 philips van Zwaben Hohenstaufen, Roman-German King, dies
1377 Edward III, king of England (1327-77), dies on this day in history.
1498 Jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian on this day in history.
1527 On June - 21 niccolo Machiavelli, Florentine statesman/author, dies at 57
1528 Maria of Spain, Holy Roman Empire Empress (1603) on June - 21.
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 On June - 21 great fire in Moscow
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 this day in history giovanni Del Turco, composer
1582 The Incident at HonnĹŤ-ji takes place in Kyoto, Japan on this day in history.
1591 Aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies on June - 21.
1596 On June - 21 michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov
1607 First Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown on this day in history.
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 this day in history abraham Mignon, still life painter
1661 Treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty on this day in history.
1667 Dutch Admiral Michiel de Ruyter occupies Sheerness, England on June - 21.
1668 On this day in history cajetan Kolberer, composer
1672 On June - 21 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 this day in history.
1730 On June - 21 norinaga Moto'ori, Japanese scientist
1732 Johann Christoph Frederic Bach, composer on this day in history.
1734 In Montreal in New France (today primarily Quebec), a black slave known by the French name of Marie-Joseph AngĂ©lique, 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 On June - 21 hendrik van Wijn, Dutch archivist (Algemeen Rijksarchief)