On This Day

What Happened in June 1582

Historical Events

  • Jun 20 Bishop Domingo de Salazar of Manila suppresses the Philippines
  • Jun 21 The Incident at Honnō-ji takes place in Kyoto, Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 26 Johannes Schultz, German composer, born in Lüneburg, Germany (d. 1653)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 21 Oda Nobunaga, Japanese warlord (b. 1534)
  • Jun 23 Shimizu Muneharu, Japanese military leader (b. 1537)