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 This day in History - June 15
439 Historic Events for June 15
923

Robert I, King of France (922-23), dies in battle

Death
948

Romanus I Lecapenus, Armenian emperor of Byzantium (919-44), dies

Death
991

Theophano, German Empress/wife of Emperor Otto II, dies

Death
1094

Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar [El Cid] occupies Valencia on the Moren

Event
1215

King John signs Magna Carta at Runnymede, England

Event
1219

King Valdemar brought victory for Denmark

Event
1221

Frederik II, [Strijdbare], duke of Austria

Birth
1246

Battle at Leitha: Hungary-Austrian

Event
1246

Frederik II "the Strijdbare", duke of Austria, dies in battle at 25

Death
1330

Edward, the black prince, prince of Wales (1343-1376)

Birth
1337

Angelus Clarenus/da Cingoli, Italian leader, dies

Death
1341

Andronicus III Paleologus, Byzantine emperor (1328-41), dies

Death
1381

Wat Tyler, leader of English Peasants' Revolt, beheaded in London

Death
1383

Johannes Cantacuzenus, Byzantium emperor(1341-54)/monk, dies at ñ90

Death
1389

Battle of Kossovo; Turks defeat Serbs, Bosnians

Event
1389

Murad I, Osmaans sultan, dies in battle

Death
1389

Lazar I, Serbian prince, dies in battle

Death
1397

Count of Eu, French knight, dies in Turkish captivity

Death
1467

Philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy, dies at 70

Death
1542

Richard Grenville, English parliament leader/vice-admiral (Roanoke)

Birth
1553

Ernst, archduke of Austria/governor of the Netherlands

Birth
1557

Sebastiaan Van Noyen, military master builder, dies

Death
1567

Battle at Carberry Scot: Protestant troops beat Earl Bothwells army

Event
1567

Genoa Italy expels Jews

Event
1580

Nicolaas van Nieuwland, corrupt 1st bishop of Haarlem, dies at 70

Death