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 This day in History - June 19
403 Historic Events for June 19
987

Louis IV, crowned king of France

Event
1113

Odo/Odardus van Kamerijk, French writer/bishop of Kamerijk, dies

Death
1205

Pope Innocent III fires Adolf I as archbishop of Cologne

Event
1269

King Louis IX of Frances decrees all Jews must wear a badge of shame

Event
1286

Rabbenu Mir of Rothenbur imprisoned in fortress of Ensisheim

Event
1312

Piers Gaveston, earl of Cornwall, beheaded

Death
1341

Juliana van Falconieri, Italian saint/Swedish tenor, dies

Death
1369

Duke Philip the Stout marries Margaretha van Male

Event
1464

French King Louis XI forms postal service

Event
1502

Emperor Maximilian I and England sign treaty of Antwerp

Event
1542

Leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer

Death
1554

Sixt[us] Birck [Xystus Betulius], German writer (Judith), dies at 53

Death
1566

James I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25)

Birth
1572

Garrison under Adrian van Swieten occupy Oudewater

Event
1586

English colonists sailed from Roanoke Island NC

Event
1588

Spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coru¤a

Event
1595

Wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48)

Birth
1608

Thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War)

Birth
1613

Christian de Placker, composer

Birth
1621

Battle at Dragetsani: Turkish army beats Greece

Event
1623

Blaise Pascal, mathematician/physicist/religious writer (Pascal)

Birth
1631

Peace of Cherasco: Charles de Gonzaga-Nevers becomes duke of Mantua

Event
1633

Philippus van Limborch, remonstrants theologist/vicar

Birth
1652

Louis de Geer, Neth/Swedish industrialist/millionaire, dies at 64

Death
1669

Polish parliament selects Litouwer Michael Wisniopwiecki as king

Event