On This Day

What Happened in June 1664

Historical Events

  • Jun 4 Viceroy Willem Frederik conquers Dijlerschans
  • Jun 24 Colony of New Jersey founded when Duke of York grants Lord Berkeley and Sir George Carteret ownership of land between the Hudson and Delaware Rivers.

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 5 Mustafa II [Mustafa Oglu Mehmed IV], Ottoman Sultan (1695-1703), born in Edirne, Ottoman Empire (d. 1703)