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 This day in History - June 5
410 Historic Events for June 5
70

Titus and his Roman legions breach the middle wall of Jerusalem

Event
754

Friezen murders bishop Boniface and over 50 companions

Event
754

Eoda, English speaking bishop of Utrecht, murdered

Death
754

Boniface, [Winfrid], English saint/archbishop (Dokkum), dies at 79

Death
1288

Hendrik VI, earl of Luxembourg/Laroche (1281-88), dies in battle

Death
1288

Battle of Woeringen: Reinald I vs Jan I

Event
1305

Bordeaux's archbishop Bertrand the Got elected Pope Clement V

Event
1443

Ferdinand, Portuguese saint/slave to Fez, dies

Death
1507

England and Netherlands sign trade agreement

Event
1568

Philips van Montmorency count of Horne, admiral/statesman, beheaded

Death
1568

Lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded

Death
1568

Willem Key, painter, dies at about 47

Death
1625

Orlando Gibbons, English organist/composer (Silver Swan), dies at 41

Death
1625

Spanish troops under Sp¡nola conquer Breda

Event
1632

Prince Frederik Henry conquerors Roermond

Event
1661

Isaac Newton admitted as a student to Trinity College, Cambridge

Event
1664

Mustafa II, sultan of Turkey (1695-1703)

Birth
1665

Nicolas Bernier, composer

Birth
1667

Pietro Sforza, Italian theologist (Assertiones Theologicae), dies

Death
1686

Cristoph Raupach, composer

Birth
1695

Johann Conrad Schlaun, German barok architect

Birth
1716

England and Emperor Karel VI signs military treaty

Event
1718

Thomas Chippendale, England, furniture maker (baptized)

Birth
1722

Johann Kuhnau, composer, dies at 62

Death
1723

Adam Smith, Kirkcaldy Scot, economist (Wealth of Nations) (baptized)

Birth