On This Day

What Happened in June 1548

Historical Events

Historic Event

Jun 30 Augsburg Interim issued by Charles V becomes law - orders Lutherans to return to Catholic practices with some concessions

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 3 Juan de Zumárraga, Spanish Catholic bishop of Mexico (b. 1468)
  • Jun 6 Juan de Castro, Portuguese explorer (b. 1500)
  • Jun 14 Carpentras [Elzéar Genet], French composer, dies at about 78 [birthdate uncertain]