Historical Events In June - 24
Saturday, 06 June 2020
0451 10th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet on this day in history.
0803 Higbald of Lindisfarne on June - 24.
0843 Vikings destroy Nantes on June - 24.
0972 On this day in history battle of Cedynia, the first documented victory of Polish forces, takes place.
1128 Afonso I of Portugal defeats army of his mother Theresa on June - 24.
1244 Hendrik I, the Child, 1st count of Hessen (1256-1308) on this day in history.
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 Jews are expelled from France on this day in history.
1322 On this day in history jews are expelled from France for 3rd time
1322 On June - 24 johanna, duchess of Brabant/Limburg (Joyful Entry)
1340 Battle at Lock: English fleet beats France/Genuezen, 10-30,000 killed on June - 24.
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 June - 24 crusaders under earl of Nevers reach Vienna
1397 On this day in history sultan Bajezid I release caught crusaders free, for ransom
1441 Eton College founded by Henry VI on this day in history.
1472 On June - 24 zoe Paleologa departs Rome for Moscow
1475 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1499 On June - 24 johannes Brenz, German theologist (Dutch Brentians)
1509 Henry VIII crowned King of England on June - 24.
1519 Lucrezia Borgia, daughter of Pope Alexander, dies at 39 on this day in history.
1522 Battle at La Bicocca: Emperor Karel V beats France on this day in history.
1527 Gustaaf I begins Reformation in Sweden, taking RC possessions on June - 24.
1529 On this day in history zurich & catholic kantons sign Peace of Kappel
1533 Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester/English commander-in-chief in Neth on this day in history.
1535 Anabaptists Protestants conquerered &disbanded on this day in history.
1535 On June - 24 anabaptists Protestants conquered & disbanded
1540 On this day in history henry VIII divorces his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves
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 On June - 24 5 clergymen of Enkhuizen, hanged