Historical Events In June - 23
Saturday, 25 January 2020
0758 On June - 23 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 On June - 23 henry I of Austria
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 Theoduinus, Beiers prince-bishop of Liege, dies on this day in history.
1137 Adalbert I, archbishop of Mainz (1111-1137), dies on June - 23.
1139 On this day in history andries van Kuik, bishop of Utrecht, dies
1160 Johannes de Matha, French saint/founder (Trinitarians) on this day in history.
1295 On June - 23 pope Boniface VIII enters Rome
1298 Duke Albrecht von Habsburg chosen Roman Catholic German king on this day in history.
1305 On this day in history french-Flemish peace treaty signed at Athis-sur-Orge
1444 Marcus, [Manuel] Eugenicus, Byzantine bishop of Efeze/theologist, dies on this day in history.
1532 On June - 23 henry VIII & Francois I signs secret treaty against emperor Karel V
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 Spanish army under Tassis beats Amerongen Staatse troops on June - 23.
1611 On this day in history henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again
1612 Justus G Schottel, [Schottelius], German poet on June - 23.
1658 On June - 23 dutch troops occupy last Portugese Fort Jafnapatnam Ceylon
1661 On June - 23 marriage contract for Charles II of England & Catharina of Portugal
1683 William Penn signs friendship treaty with Lenni Lenape indians in Pennsylvania; only treaty "not sworn to, nor broken" on this day in history.
1686 On this day in history william Coventry, English statesman
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 this day in history.
1724 On June - 23 russia & Turkey sign Treaty of Constantinople
1749 On this day in history konrad Back, composer
1757 Robert Clive defeats Indians at Plassey, wins control of Bengal on June - 23.
1758 On June - 23 seven Years' War: Battle of Krefeld
1760 Battle of Landshut, Silesia on this day in history.
1760 On June - 23 battle of Landshut Silesia: Austria beats Prussia
1763 The birth of Josephine de Beauharnais, Wife of Napoleon on this day in history.
1763 On this day in history josephine Martiniques, empress of France (1804-14)
1771 Jean-Claude Trial, composer, dies at 38 on this day in history.
1774 Matthijs Siegenbeek, Dutch linguist (spelling) on this day in history.