Historical Events In June - 24
Monday, 18 January 2021
0451 10th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet on this day in history.
0803 On this day in history 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 June - 24.
1244 On this day in history hendrik I, the Child, 1st count of Hessen (1256-1308)
1298 On this day in history rindfleish Persecutions-Jews of Ifhauben Austria massacred
1314 On June - 24 battle of Bannockburn; Scotland regains independence from England
1322 On this day in history jews are expelled from France
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 On this day in history battle at Lock: English fleet beats France/Genuezen, 10-30,000 killed
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 June - 24.
1396 Crusaders under earl of Nevers reach Vienna on this day in history.
1397 Sultan Bajezid I release caught crusaders free, for ransom on this day in history.
1441 Eton College founded by Henry VI on this day in history.
1472 On June - 24 zoe Paleologa departs Rome for Moscow
1475 On June - 24 albrecht von Eyb, German parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt), dies at 54
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 Johannes Brenz, German theologist (Dutch Brentians) on this day in history.
1509 Henry VIII crowned King of England on this day in history.
1519 Lucrezia Borgia, daughter of Pope Alexander, dies at 39 on June - 24.
1522 Battle at La Bicocca: Emperor Karel V beats France on June - 24.
1527 On June - 24 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 June - 24.
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 Juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint on June - 24.
1546 Robert Parsons, English jesuit (A Letter Disclosure) on June - 24.
1561 Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden on June - 24.
1572 On June - 24 5 clergymen of Enkhuizen, hanged