On This Day

What Happened in June 1565

Historical Events

  • Jun 14 Catharina de Medici and Duke of Alva discuss Calvinism
  • Jun 17 Matsunaga Hisahide assassinates the 13th Ashikaga shogun, Ashikaga Yoshiteru
  • Jun 23 Turgut Reis (Dragut), commander of the Ottoman Navy, dies during the Siege of Malta

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 12 Adrianus Turnebus, French classical scholar (b. 1512)
  • Jun 17 Ashikaga Yoshiteru, Japanese 13th shōgun of the Ashikaga shogunate (1546-65), dies at 29