On This Day

What Happened in June 1654

Historical Events

  • Jun 6 Queen Christina of Sweden resigns and converts to Catholicism

CrownRoyal Coronation

Jun 7 Louis XIV crowned King of France

The Sun King of France Louis XIV
The Sun King of France
Louis XIV

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 7 Giambattista Andreini, Italian playwright and actor (L'adamo), dies at 76
  • Jun 10 Alessandro Algardi, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at 58
  • Jun 27 Johann V Andreae, German vicar/writer (Christenburg), dies at 67