On This Day

What Happened in June 1641

Historical Events

  • Jun 1 France and Portugal sign anti-Spanish covenant

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 28 Marie Casimire Louise de la Grange d'Arquien, queen of Poland (1676-96), born in Nevers, France (d. 1716)
  • Jun 30 Meinhardt Schomberg, 3rd Duke of Schomberg, Irish general, born in Cologne, Germany (d. 1719)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 27 Michiel Janszoon van Mierevelt, Dutch royal painter, dies at 74