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 This day in History - June 24
382 Historic Events for June 24
1535

Anabaptists Protestants conquered and disbanded

Event
1540

Henry VIII divorces his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves

Event
1542

Juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint

Birth
1546

Robert Parsons, English jesuit (A Letter Disclosure)

Birth
1561

Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden

Birth
1572

Adrianus van Gouda, lay brother, hanged

Death
1572

Ludovicus Voets, priest, hanged

Death
1572

5 clergymen of Enkhuizen, hanged

Event
1572

Cornelis van Diest, lay brother, hanged

Death
1572

Jan Campanus, composer

Birth
1572

Dani‰l van Arendonck, clergyman, hanged

Death
1572

Joannes van Naarden, priest, hanged

Death
1590

Samuel Ampzing, poet (Taelbericht der Neth Spellinge)

Birth
1597

Cornelis de Houtman's fleet reaches Bantam, West Java

Event
1610

Battle at Klushino: King Sigismund II beats Russia and Sweden

Event
1619

Rijcklof Volckertsz van Goens, governor-general (Neth East Indies)

Birth
1619

Tsar Michails father Filaret becomes patriarch of Moscow

Event
1629

Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/writer, dies at 67

Death
1643

John Hampden, English politician, dies of injuries at about 48

Death
1647

Lord Baltimore's niece ejected requesting vote at Maryland Council

Event
1648

Cossacks slaughter 2,000 Jews and 600 Polish Catholics in Ukraine

Event
1652

Andries Bicker, merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 65

Death
1658

French fleet recaptures Duinkerk

Event
1662

Dutch invasion of Macau repulsed (Macau Day)

Event
1669

Fran‡ois van Aerssen, Dutch vice-admiral (Suriname/Algeria)

Birth