Historical Events In June - 24
Saturday, 19 October 2019
0451 On June - 24 10th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
0803 On June - 24 higbald of Lindisfarne
0843 Vikings destroy Nantes on June - 24.
0972 Battle of Cedynia, the first documented victory of Polish forces, takes place on this day in history.
1128 Afonso I of Portugal defeats army of his mother Theresa on this day in history.
1244 On June - 24 hendrik I, the Child, 1st count of Hessen (1256-1308)
1298 Rindfleish Persecutions-Jews of Ifhauben Austria massacred on this day in history.
1314 Battle of Bannockburn; Scotland regains independence from England on June - 24.
1322 On this day in history jews are expelled from France
1322 Jews are expelled from France for 3rd time on June - 24.
1322 On June - 24 johanna, duchess of Brabant/Limburg (Joyful Entry)
1340 On June - 24 battle at Lock: English fleet beats France/Genuezen, 10-30,000 killed
1374 On June - 24 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 June - 24.
1441 On this day in history eton College founded by Henry VI
1472 Zoe Paleologa departs Rome for Moscow on June - 24.
1475 Albrecht von Eyb, German parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt), dies at 54 on this day in history.
1497 On June - 24 john Cabot claims eastern Canada for England
1497 On this day in history john Cabot claims eastern Canada for England (believes he found Asia in Nova Scotia)
1499 On this day in history johannes Brenz, German theologist (Dutch Brentians)
1509 Henry VIII crowned King of England on June - 24.
1519 On June - 24 lucrezia Borgia, daughter of Pope Alexander, dies at 39
1522 On this day in history battle at La Bicocca: Emperor Karel V beats France
1527 On this day in history gustaaf I begins Reformation in Sweden, taking RC possessions
1529 Zurich & catholic kantons sign Peace of Kappel on this day in history.
1533 Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester/English commander-in-chief in Neth on this day in history.
1535 On June - 24 anabaptists Protestants conquerered &disbanded
1535 Anabaptists Protestants conquered & disbanded on June - 24.
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 June - 24.