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 This day in History - June 10
438 Historic Events for June 10
1190

Frederik I van Hohenstaufen "Barbarossa", German King, dies

Death
1247

Rodrigo Jimenez de Rada, archbishop Toledo/advisor Alfonso VIII, dies

Death
1358

French boer leader Guillaume Cale captured

Event
1538

Catholic German monarchy signs League of Neurenberg

Event
1540

Thomas Cromwell arrested in Westminister

Event
1556

Martin Agricola [M Sore], German composer/cantor, dies

Death
1560

Mary de Guise, queen-mother of Scotland

Death
1580

Lu¡s Vaz de Camoes, Portugal's national poet (Os Lusiados), dies

Death
1584

Fran‡ois-Hercule de Valois, French crown prince, dies at 28

Death
1588

Valentin Weigel, German mystic, dies

Death
1605

Valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time

Event
1610

1st Dutch settlers arrive (from NJ), to colonize Manhattan Island

Event
1613

Johan Georg II, elect of Saxon (1656-80)

Birth
1624

Netherlands and France sign anti-Spanish Treaty of CompiŠgne

Event
1627

Piet Heyn conquerors 38 ships at bay of Salvador

Event
1630

Willem van Bemmel, Dutch painter/etcher

Birth
1637

Jacques Marquette, jesuit/missionary founder (Chicago)

Birth
1639

1st American log cabin at Fort Christina (Wilmington Delaware)

Event
1648

Moscow's people uprise against regent Boris Morozov

Event
1652

In Boston, John Hull opens the 1st mint in America

Event
1654

Alessandro Algardi, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at 58

Death
1682

Tornado in Connecticut uproots a 3' diameter oak tree

Event
1688

James III Edward, Old Pretender, recognized as King of Britain by Pope

Birth
1692

?, 1st witch is hanged in Salem Mass

Death
1706

John Dollond, owner of 1st patent for achromatic lens

Birth