What Happened in June 1542

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Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 27 Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo sets sail from the Mexican port of Navidad to explore the west coast of North America on behalf of the Spanish Empire

Conquistador and Explorer Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo
Conquistador and Explorer
Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 15 Richard Grenville, English parliament leader/vice-admiral (Roanoke)
  • Jun 24 St. John of the Cross, Spanish Carmelite mystic, saint, priest and poet (d. 1591)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 19 Leo Jud[ae], Swiss pastor/church reformer