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 This day in History - June 30
444 Historic Events for June 30
296

St Marcellinus begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
833

Louis, king of Austria, crowned

Event
949

Otto I the Great gives away bishopdom of Utrecht

Event
1109

Alfonso VI, (imperator totius Hispaniae), king of Leon, dies

Death
1294

Jews are expelled from Berne Switzerland

Event
1371

Arnold II of Horne chosen bishop of Utrecht

Event
1397

Denmark, Norway and Sweden sign Union of Kalmar under Queen Margaretha

Event
1468

Johan, the Standvastige, monarch of Saxon

Birth
1470

Charles VIII, King of France (1483-98), invaded Italy

Birth
1503

Johan Frederik, elector of Saxon (1532-47)

Birth
1520

Spanish conquerors under Cortes take gold from Aztecs

Event
1520

Montezuma II, the last Aztec emperor, killed

Death
1528

Burgundy army occupies Utrecht

Event
1538

Charles van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen, dies at 70

Death
1548

Emperor Charles V orders Catholics to become Lutherans

Event
1559

Duke of Montgomery wounds king Henri II during tournament

Event
1596

English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz

Event
1598

King Philip II moves to Escorial palace

Event
1607

Annales Ecclesiastici (Scientific History of Catholicism) published

Event
1643

Battle at Atherton Moor: Royalists beat parliamentary armies

Event
1648

French premier cardinal Mazarin calls Saint Louis Chamber together

Event
1649

Simon Vouet, French painter

Death
1655

Jacob Boonen, South Netherlands clergyman/lawyer, dies at 81

Death
1662

Johannes C Verspronck, portrait painter, buried at about 64

Death
1666

Adam Krieger, German composer, dies at 32

Death