On This Day

What Happened in June 1669

Historical Events

  • Jun 19 Polish parliament selects Litouwer Michael Wisniopwiecki as king

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 24 Francois van Aerssen, Dutch vice-admiral (Suriname, Algeria), born in Paris (d. 1740)
  • Jun 30 Mauritius Vogt, German composer, born in Königshofen, Bavaria (d. 1730)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 18 Abraham Crijnssen, Swiss admiral, conquered Suriname, dies
  • Jun 25 François de Vendôme, duc de Beaufort, French soldier (b. 1616)