On This Day

What Happened in June 1686

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 5 Cristoph Raupach, composer, born in T√łnder, Denmark (d. 1758)
  • Jun 9 Andrei Osterman, Russian statesman (d. 1747)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 6 Joannes B van Neercassel, RC spiritual leader of Neth, dies at 60
  • Jun 18 Johann Quirsfeld, composer, dies at 43
  • Jun 23 William Coventry, English statesman
  • Jun 25 Simon Ushakov, Russian painter (b. 1626)