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 This day in History - June 13
371 Historic Events for June 13
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Gnaeus Julius Agricola, Roman general; conquered Wales, No England

Birth
823

Charles II, the Bald, King of France (843-77)/emperor (875-77)

Birth
1142

Godfried II, duke of Brabant/Neth-Lotharingen, dies

Death
1325

Sheik Ibn Battuta begins 1st world trip, Tangiers to Mecca

Event
1371

Jan V of Virneburg, bishop of Utrecht (Pledge Vollenhove), dies

Death
1373

Anglo-Portuguese Treaty of Alliance (world's oldest) signed in London

Event
1392

Assassination attempt on Pierre de Craon Van Clisson of France, fails

Event
1539

Jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist/illustrator

Birth
1547

King Ferdinand of Austria subjects himself on Turkish sultan Suleiman

Event
1550

Veronica Gambara, Italian poet, dies at 64

Death
1550

Johann Spangenberg, composer, dies at 66

Death
1592

Tobias Michael, composer

Birth
1611

John Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication

Event
1612

Karel van Croij, prince of Chimay/Duke of Aarschot

Birth
1612

Charles van Croij, prince of Chimay, dies at 51

Death
1625

English king Charles I marries French princess Henriette

Event
1627

Fidel Molitor, composer

Birth
1633

Charter for Maryland is given to Lord Cecil Baltimore

Event
1655

Adriana Nooseman-van de Bergh is 1st actress in Amsterdam theater

Event
1665

Sea battle at Lowestoft: English fleet beats Dutch

Event
1665

Jacob van Wassenaer, [Foggy Obdam], lt-admiral, dies in battle at 55

Death
1665

Egbert Meussen Kortenaer, vice-admiral, dies in battle at about 29

Death
1665

Auke Stellingwerf, lt-admiral of Friesland, dies in battle at about 29

Death
1701

Angelo Antonio Caroli, composer

Birth
1707

Hungary declares itself independent under Ferenc R k¢czi II

Event