On This Day

What Happened in June 1585

Historical Events

  • Jun 23 Spanish army under Tassis beats Amerongen Staatse troops

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 20 Lazaro Valvasensi, Italian organist and composer, born in Valvasone, Italy (d. 1661)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 4 Marc Antoine de Muret, French humanist, dies at 59
  • Jun 20 Christianus Adrichomius, Dutch Catholic priest and writer (Vita Jesu Christi), dies at 52