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 This day in History - June 11
462 Historic Events for June 11
1216

Hendrik of Constantinople, emperor of Constantinople (1206-16), dies

Death
1231

Harderwijk becomes a city

Event
1249

Adelheid van Schaarbeek, Flemish mystic/saint, dies

Death
1479

Johannes a San Facundo, Spanish Augustine saint, dies

Death
1488

James III, king of Scotland, dies in battle

Death
1488

Battle of Sauchieburn, Scotland

Event
1509

King Henry VIII marries wife #1 Catharina of Arag¢n

Event
1517

Sir Thomas Pert reaches Hudson Bay

Event
1560

Marie Guise, French wife of king Jacobus V of Scotland, dies at 44

Death
1560

Mary of Lorraine, pro-French Regent of Scotland, dies at 44

Death
1572

Spanish co-land guardian duke of Medinaceli arrives in Lock

Event
1572

Ben Jonson, England, playwright/poet (Volpone, Alchemist)

Birth
1578

England grants Sir Humphrey Gilbert a patent to explore and colonize US

Event
1644

Florentine scientist describe invention of barometer

Event
1666

Cornelis Evertsen the Old, Swiss vice-admiral, dies in battle at 55

Death
1666

-14] Vierdaagse Sea battle (Ruyter-Monk vs Prince Ruprecht)

Event
1672

Francesco Antonio Bonporti, composer

Birth
1674

Susanna van Baerle, Dutch poet/wife of Geeraert Burns, dies at 52

Death
1676

Battle at ™land: Danish and Dutch fleet under CM Tromp beats Sweden

Event
1685

James Scott, Duke of Monmouth, rebels against Catholic king James II

Event
1690

English king Willem III departs to Ireland

Event
1697

Francesco A Vallotti, Italian organist/composer/theorist

Birth
1698

Balthasar Bekker, Frisian theologist (Enchanted World), dies at 64

Death
1699

England, France and Neth agree on 2nd Extermination treaty of Spain

Event
1704

Jose Antonio Carlos de Seixas, composer

Birth