On This Day

What Happened in June 1607

Historical Events

  • Jun 21 1st Protestant Episcopal parish in America established at Jamestown
  • Jun 25 Mentally ill Emperor Rudolf II signs Treaty of Lieben, giving up Austria, Hungary and Moravia
  • Jun 30 Annales Ecclesiastici (Scientific History of Catholicism) published

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 10 John Popham, English politician (Speaker of the House, Lord Chief Justice), dies at 75 or 76
  • Jun 30 Caesar Baronius, Italian cardinal and historian, dies at 68