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 This day in History - June 12
400 Historic Events for June 12
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Gaius Carrinas' triumphant procession through Rome

Event
816

Leo III, Italian Pope (795-816), dies

Death
1231

Antonius van Padua, [Fernando M de Bulhom], Port minister, dies at 35

Death
1442

King Alfonso V of Arag¢n occupies Naples

Event
1468

Juan del Encina, composer

Birth
1490

Adriaan Vilain II of Rassegem, peace of Tours, murdered at about 39

Death
1519

Cosmos de Medici, art patron (Accademia del Disegno)

Birth
1523

Frisian rebel leader Jancko Douwama arrested

Event
1526

Marc-Antoine de Muret, composer

Birth
1534

Turkish adm Chaireddin "Barbarossa" allows Giulia Gonzaga to kidnap and plunder Naples

Event
1552

Land guardians of Netherlands attacks Verdun

Event
1553

King Edward VI accept archbishop Cranmers "42 Articles"

Event
1575

William of Orange marries Charlotte de Bourbon

Event
1599

Jan W van Brederode, governor (Hertogenbosch)/fieldmarshal

Birth
1616

Cornelis F Schuyt, Dutch organist/composer (Madrigalen), dies

Death
1653

-13] Battle at North Foreland: English fleet beats Dutch

Event
1665

English rename New Amsterdam, NY, after Dutch pull out

Event
1667

-13] Michiel de Ruyter destroys English fleet

Event
1672

French army under Gen Turenne crosses Rhine at Lobith

Event
1673

Charles II's brother duke James of York resigns as Lord High Admiral

Event
1675

Charles Emanuel II, Duke of Savoy (1638-75), dies at 40

Death
1683

Rye House-plot against English king Charles II uncovered

Event
1687

Jurriaen van Streeck, Dutch still life painter, buried

Death
1691

Pope Innocent XII succeeds Alexander VIII

Event
1701

Act of Settlement gives English crown to Sophia, Princess of Hanover

Event