On This Day

What Happened in June 1529

Historical Events

  • Jun 9 Zurich declares war on Catholic kantons

Historic Event

Jun 21 Queen Catherine Of England [Catherine of Aragon] speaks against her marriage's annulment at the Blackfriars Legatine Court

  • Jun 21 Battle of Landriano: Imperial-Spanish forces under Don Antonio de Leyva, Duke of Terranova, beat a French army under Francis de Bourbon, Comte de St. Pol
  • Jun 24 Zürich and Catholic cantons sign Peace of Kappel
  • Jun 29 Emperor Karel V & Pope Clemens VII sign Treaty of Barcelona

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 7 Étienne Pasquier, French lawyer and man of letters, born in Paris (d. 1615)
  • Jun 14 Ferdinand II, Archduke of Austria, Governor of Bohemia, born in Linz (d. 1595)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 21 John Skelton, English poet, dies at about 69