Historical Events In June - 23
Monday, 09 December 2019
0758 On this day in history ho-tse Shen-hui, Zen teacher/disciple of Hui-neng, dies at 74
0930 World's oldest parliament, the Iceland Parliament, established on this day in history.
1018 Henry I of Austria on this day in history.
1053 On this day in history norseman Robert Guiscard gains victory at Civitate over papal forces raised by Leo IX, who is captured Robert, 38, takes Benevento from the Byzantines and founds the Norman Empire that will rule southern Italy until 1194
1075 On this day in history theoduinus, Beiers prince-bishop of Liege, dies
1137 Adalbert I, archbishop of Mainz (1111-1137), dies on June - 23.
1139 Andries van Kuik, bishop of Utrecht, dies on June - 23.
1160 On this day in history johannes de Matha, French saint/founder (Trinitarians)
1295 On this day in history pope Boniface VIII enters Rome
1298 On this day in history duke Albrecht von Habsburg chosen Roman Catholic German king
1305 French-Flemish peace treaty signed at Athis-sur-Orge on June - 23.
1444 On June - 23 marcus, [Manuel] Eugenicus, Byzantine bishop of Efeze/theologist, dies
1532 Henry VIII & Francois I signs secret treaty against emperor Karel V on this day in history.
1540 On June - 23 johann Baptista Serranus, composer
1565 On June - 23 turgut Reis (Dragut), commander of the Ottoman Navy, dies during the Siege of Malta.
1585 On June - 23 spanish army under Tassis beats Amerongen Staatse troops
1611 On June - 23 henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again
1612 On this day in history justus G Schottel, [Schottelius], German poet
1658 On June - 23 dutch troops occupy last Portugese Fort Jafnapatnam Ceylon
1661 Marriage contract for Charles II of England & Catharina of Portugal on June - 23.
1683 On this day in history william Penn signs friendship treaty with Lenni Lenape indians in Pennsylvania; only treaty "not sworn to, nor broken"
1686 William Coventry, English statesman on this day in history.
1707 On June - 23 john Mill, English theologian
1713 The French residents of Acadia are given one year to declare allegiance to Britain or leave Nova Scotia, Canada on June - 23.
1724 Russia & Turkey sign Treaty of Constantinople on June - 23.
1749 On June - 23 konrad Back, composer
1757 Robert Clive defeats Indians at Plassey, wins control of Bengal on June - 23.
1758 On this day in history seven Years' War: Battle of Krefeld
1760 Battle of Landshut, Silesia on this day in history.
1760 Battle of Landshut Silesia: Austria beats Prussia on this day in history.
1763 The birth of Josephine de Beauharnais, Wife of Napoleon on this day in history.
1763 Josephine Martiniques, empress of France (1804-14) on June - 23.
1771 Jean-Claude Trial, composer, dies at 38 on this day in history.
1774 On this day in history matthijs Siegenbeek, Dutch linguist (spelling)