Historical Events In June - 24
Friday, 22 October 2021
0451 On June - 24 10th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
0803 Higbald of Lindisfarne on this day in history.
0843 Vikings destroy Nantes on June - 24.
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 Rindfleish Persecutions-Jews of Ifhauben Austria massacred on June - 24.
1314 Battle of Bannockburn; Scotland regains independence from England on this day in history.
1322 Jews are expelled from France on this day in history.
1322 Jews are expelled from France for 3rd time on June - 24.
1322 Johanna, duchess of Brabant/Limburg (Joyful Entry) on June - 24.
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 Crusaders under earl of Nevers reach Vienna on this day in history.
1397 Sultan Bajezid I release caught crusaders free, for ransom on June - 24.
1441 Eton College founded by Henry VI on this day in history.
1472 Zoe Paleologa departs Rome for Moscow on June - 24.
1475 Albrecht von Eyb, German parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt), dies at 54 on June - 24.
1497 On June - 24 john Cabot claims eastern Canada for England
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 On June - 24 henry VIII crowned King of England
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 Gustaaf I begins Reformation in Sweden, taking RC possessions on June - 24.
1529 Zurich & catholic kantons sign Peace of Kappel on this day in history.
1533 On June - 24 robert Dudley, earl of Leicester/English commander-in-chief in Neth
1535 Anabaptists Protestants conquerered &disbanded on this day in history.
1535 Anabaptists Protestants conquered & disbanded on this day in history.
1540 On this day in history henry VIII divorces his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves
1542 Juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint on this day in history.
1546 On June - 24 robert Parsons, English jesuit (A Letter Disclosure)
1561 Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden on June - 24.
1572 On June - 24 5 clergymen of Enkhuizen, hanged