On This Day

What Happened in June 1534

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 9 Jacques Cartier 1st sails into mouth of St Lawrence River

French Explorer Jacques Cartier
French Explorer
Jacques Cartier
  • Jun 12 Turkish admiral Chaireddin "Barbarossa" allows Giulia Gonzaga to kidnap and plunder in Naples

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 23 Oda Nobunaga, Japanese warlord (d. 1582)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 14 Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Bengali saint, inspired Chaitanya movement, dies at 48