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 This day in History - June 20
388 Historic Events for June 20
451

Germans and Romans beat Atiila the Hun at Catalarinische Fields

Event
840

Louis de Vrome, emperor of French rich, dies

Death
1212

French and Spanish crusaders unite against the Almohaden at Toledo

Event
1402

Battle of Angora (Ankara)-Tatars defeat Turkish Army

Event
1530

German Parliament joins to Augsburg together

Event
1547

Count Philip van Hessen captured

Event
1566

Sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden

Birth
1567

Don Henrique of Brazil, expel Jews

Event
1567

Jews are expelled from Brazil by order of regent Don Henrique

Event
1582

Bishop Domingo de Salazar of Manila suppresses the Philippines

Event
1585

Christianus Adrichomius, writer (Theatrum Terrae Sanctae), dies at 52

Death
1585

Lazaro Valvasensi, composer

Birth
1591

Mauritius and Willem van Nassau occupy Devente

Event
1597

Willem Barents, explorer (discovered Spitsbergen and Bereneil), dies

Death
1615

Salvatore Rosa, Italian painter/musician [or 7/21]

Birth
1624

Netherlands and France sign Treaty of CompiĆ gne

Event
1632

Britain grants 2nd Lord Baltimore rights to Chesapeake Bay area

Event
1634

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

Birth
1642

George Hickes, English linguistic (Old German Philology)

Birth
1647

Johan Georg III, elect of Saxon (1680-91)

Birth
1649

Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, author, dies

Death
1656

Polish King Jan II Casimir recaptures Warsaw

Event
1674

Nicholas Rowe, England, poet laureate (Jane Shore, Tamerlane)

Birth
1675

Abenaki, Massachusetts, Mohegan and Wampanoag indians form anti-English front under Metacom

Event
1694

Hans A Brorson, Danish poet/bishop of Ribe

Birth