Historical Events In June - 24
Saturday, 28 January 2023
0451 10th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet on June - 24.
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 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 On this day in history battle of Bannockburn; Scotland regains independence from England
1322 Jews are expelled from France on this day in history.
1322 On June - 24 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 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 on this day in history.
1396 Crusaders under earl of Nevers reach Vienna on this day in history.
1397 On this day in history sultan Bajezid I release caught crusaders free, for ransom
1441 Eton College founded by Henry VI on June - 24.
1472 Zoe Paleologa departs Rome for Moscow on June - 24.
1475 On this day in history albrecht von Eyb, German parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt), dies at 54
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 Johannes Brenz, German theologist (Dutch Brentians) on June - 24.
1509 Henry VIII crowned King of England on June - 24.
1519 On this day in history lucrezia Borgia, daughter of Pope Alexander, dies at 39
1522 On June - 24 battle at La Bicocca: Emperor Karel V beats France
1527 Gustaaf I begins Reformation in Sweden, taking RC possessions on this day in history.
1529 On June - 24 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 this day in history anabaptists Protestants conquered & disbanded
1540 On June - 24 henry VIII divorces his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves
1542 On this day in history juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint
1546 On this day in history 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.