On This Day

What Happened in June 1552

Historical Events

  • Jun 12 Land guardians of Netherlands attack Verdun

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 29 Italian physician and mathematician Girolamo Cardano arrives in Edinburgh, Scotland to treat John Hamilton, Archbishop of St Andrews for over two thousand gold crowns

Mathematician Girolamo Cardano
Girolamo Cardano

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 18 Gabriello Chiabrera, Italian poet, born in Savona, Italy (d. 1637)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 10 Alexander Barclay, English poet