On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1189

Historical Events


CrownRoyal Coronation

Richard the Lionheart is crowned King of England, upon the death of King Henry II


Famous Deaths


Person of interestHenry II of England

Henry II, King of England (1154-89), dies of a bleeding ulcer at 56

King of England Henry II of England
King of England
Henry II of England

List of Years

About July 6, 1189

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 831 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer