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 This day in History - June 4
415 Historic Events for June 4
1039

Conrad II the Salian, King/Emperor of Germany (1024/27-39), dies at 49

Death
1070

Roquefort cheese created in a cave near Roquefort, France

Event
1133

Rome-Innocentius II crowns Lotharius III Roman-German emperor

Event
1267

Hendrik of Vianden, bishop of Utrecht (1252-67), dies

Death
1316

Louis X, King of France (1314-16), dies at 26

Death
1391

Mob led by Ferrand Martinez surounds and sets fire to Jewish quarter of Seville Spain, surviving Jews sold into slavery

Event
1463

Flavio Biondi, Italian writer (Rome instaurata), dies at about 65

Death
1487

Lord Lovell and John de la Poles army land at Furness Lancashire

Event
1558

Maximilian of Burgundy, leader of Holland/admiral, dies at 43

Death
1585

Marc-Antoine de Muret, composer, dies at 58

Death
1608

Francesco Caracciolo, Italian religious founder/saint, dies at 44

Death
1632

Prince Frederik Henry conquerors Venlo

Event
1647

British army seizes King Charles I as a prisoner

Event
1663

William Juxon, archbishop of Canterbury (1660-63), dies

Death
1664

Viceroy Willem Frederik conquerors Dijlerschans

Event
1666

Battle at Duinkerk: English vs Dutch fleet

Event
1674

John Lievensz, painter/etcher/wood carver, dies at 66

Death
1694

Fran‡ois Quesnay, French personal physician of Louis XIV

Birth
1697

Jacob Israel Emden, [Jacob ben Tswi], German rabbi

Birth
1700

Theodoor Verhaegen, Flemish sculptor

Birth
1738

George III, English King during American Revolution (1760-1820)

Birth
1741

Prussia goes to the Covenant of Nymphenburg

Event
1745

Battle at Hohenfriedberg Silezi‰: Prussia beats Austria

Event
1745

Frederick the Great (Prussia) defeats Austrians and Saxons

Event
1751

John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon

Birth