Historical Events In June - 24
Saturday, 07 December 2019
0451 On June - 24 10th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
0803 Higbald of Lindisfarne on this day in history.
0843 On this day in history vikings destroy Nantes
0972 Battle of Cedynia, the first documented victory of Polish forces, takes place on June - 24.
1128 Afonso I of Portugal defeats army of his mother Theresa on this day in history.
1244 On this day in history hendrik I, the Child, 1st count of Hessen (1256-1308)
1298 On June - 24 rindfleish Persecutions-Jews of Ifhauben Austria massacred
1314 Battle of Bannockburn; Scotland regains independence from England on this day in history.
1322 Jews are expelled from France on June - 24.
1322 On this day in history jews are expelled from France for 3rd time
1322 On this day in history johanna, duchess of Brabant/Limburg (Joyful Entry)
1340 Battle at Lock: English fleet beats France/Genuezen, 10-30,000 killed on this day in history.
1374 On this day in history a sudden outbreak of St. John's Dance causes people in the streets of Aachen, Germany, to experience hallucinations and begin to jump and twitch uncontrollably until they collapse from exhaustion.
1396 On this day in history crusaders under earl of Nevers reach Vienna
1397 Sultan Bajezid I release caught crusaders free, for ransom on this day in history.
1441 Eton College founded by Henry VI on June - 24.
1472 Zoe Paleologa departs Rome for Moscow on this day in history.
1475 On June - 24 albrecht von Eyb, German parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt), dies at 54
1497 John Cabot claims eastern Canada for England on this day in history.
1497 John Cabot claims eastern Canada for England (believes he found Asia in Nova Scotia) on June - 24.
1499 On June - 24 johannes Brenz, German theologist (Dutch Brentians)
1509 Henry VIII crowned King of England on this day in history.
1519 On June - 24 lucrezia Borgia, daughter of Pope Alexander, dies at 39
1522 Battle at La Bicocca: Emperor Karel V beats France on June - 24.
1527 On this day in history gustaaf I begins Reformation in Sweden, taking RC possessions
1529 On this day in history zurich & catholic kantons sign Peace of Kappel
1533 On this day in history robert Dudley, earl of Leicester/English commander-in-chief in Neth
1535 Anabaptists Protestants conquerered &disbanded on June - 24.
1535 On June - 24 anabaptists Protestants conquered & disbanded
1540 Henry VIII divorces his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves on this day in history.
1542 On June - 24 juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint
1546 On June - 24 robert Parsons, English jesuit (A Letter Disclosure)
1561 Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden on June - 24.
1572 5 clergymen of Enkhuizen, hanged on this day in history.