Historical Events In June - 23
Monday, 28 September 2020
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 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 June - 23.
1137 Adalbert I, archbishop of Mainz (1111-1137), dies on this day in history.
1139 On this day in history andries van Kuik, bishop of Utrecht, dies
1160 Johannes de Matha, French saint/founder (Trinitarians) on June - 23.
1295 On this day in history pope Boniface VIII enters Rome
1298 Duke Albrecht von Habsburg chosen Roman Catholic German king on this day in history.
1305 French-Flemish peace treaty signed at Athis-sur-Orge on June - 23.
1444 On this day in history marcus, [Manuel] Eugenicus, Byzantine bishop of Efeze/theologist, dies
1532 On June - 23 henry VIII & Francois I signs secret treaty against emperor Karel V
1540 On this day in history johann Baptista Serranus, composer
1565 Turgut Reis (Dragut), commander of the Ottoman Navy, dies during the Siege of Malta on June - 23.
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 June - 23 justus G Schottel, [Schottelius], German poet
1658 On this day in history dutch troops occupy last Portugese Fort Jafnapatnam Ceylon
1661 On this day in history 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 June - 23.
1686 On this day in history william Coventry, English statesman
1707 On June - 23 john Mill, English theologian
1713 On this day in history the French residents of Acadia are given one year to declare allegiance to Britain or leave Nova Scotia, Canada.
1724 On this day in history russia & Turkey sign Treaty of Constantinople
1749 Konrad Back, composer on June - 23.
1757 On this day in history robert Clive defeats Indians at Plassey, wins control of Bengal
1758 On this day in history 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 On June - 23 the birth of Josephine de Beauharnais, Wife of Napoleon
1763 Josephine Martiniques, empress of France (1804-14) on June - 23.
1771 On this day in history jean-Claude Trial, composer, dies at 38
1774 On June - 23 matthijs Siegenbeek, Dutch linguist (spelling)