Historical Events In June - 21
Monday, 30 March 2020
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 On this day in history 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 June - 21.
1377 On this day in history edward III, king of England (1327-77), dies
1498 On this day in history jews are expelled from Nurenberg Bavaria by Emperor Maximillian
1527 On this day in history niccolo Machiavelli, Florentine statesman/author, dies at 57
1528 Maria of Spain, Holy Roman Empire Empress (1603) on June - 21.
1529 On this day in history 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 June - 21 antonie van Burgundy, mayor of sealand, dies in battle
1577 Giovanni Del Turco, composer on this day in history.
1582 On June - 21 the Incident at HonnĹŤ-ji takes place in Kyoto, Japan.
1591 Aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies on June - 21.
1596 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov on this day in history.
1607 On June - 21 first Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown
1607 1st Protestant Episcopal parish in America established, Jamestown on this day in history.
1633 On June - 21 galileo Galilei is forced by Inquisition to "abjure, curse, & detest" his Copernican heliocentric views
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 On June - 21 dutch Admiral Michiel de Ruyter occupies Sheerness, England
1668 Cajetan Kolberer, composer on this day in history.
1672 Dutch pension advisor Johan de Witt seriously wounded on this day in history.
1684 MA Bay Colony's charter revoked on June - 21.
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 On June - 21 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 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 this day in history hendrik van Wijn, Dutch archivist (Algemeen Rijksarchief)