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 This day in History - June 1
463 Historic Events for June 1
1657

1st Quakers arrives in New Amsterdam (NY)

Event
1670

Engl king Charles II and Fr king Louis XIV sign anti-Dutch treaty

Event
1676

Creutz, Swedish admiral (™land), dies in battle

Death
1676

Uggla, Swedish admiral (™land), dies in battle

Death
1679

Johan Runius, Swedish poet (Dudaim)

Birth
1679

Battle at Bothwell Bridge on Clyde: Duke of Monmouth beats Scottish

Event
1713

Johan Runius, Swedish poet (Dudaim), dies at 34

Death
1729

Matthaeus de Cock, gov-gen of Neth Indies (1725-29), dies at about 65

Death
1746

French troops conquer Antwerp

Event
1755

Frederico Fiorillo, Ital's violist/composer

Birth
1757

Ignaz J Pleyel, Austria composer/piano builder (Piano method)

Birth
1763

Johann Caspar Vogler, composer, dies at 67

Death
1763

Christian Gottlob Saupe, composer

Birth
1765

Friedrich Ludwig Seidel, composer

Birth
1765

Christiane Vulpius, wife of Johann W von Goethe

Birth
1769

Joseph Antoni Frantiszek Elsner, composer

Birth
1771

Ferdinando Paer, composer

Birth
1774

Boston Port Bill: British govt orders Port of Boston closed

Event
1776

John George Schetky, composer

Birth
1780

Karl von Clausewitz, Prussian strategist

Birth
1789

1st US congressional act becomes law (on administering oaths)

Event
1790

Salomon J Rappoport, Czech rabbi/learned (Ereg miliem)

Birth
1792

Kentucky admitted as 15th US state

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1794

English fleet under Richard Earl Howe defeats French

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1796

Last of Britain's troops withdraws from US

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