On This Day

What Happened in June 1758

Historical Events

  • Jun 23 Seven Years' War: Battle of Krefeld - British forces defeat French troops at Krefeld in Germany
  • Jun 30 Seven Years' War: The Battle of Domstadtl results in Austrian victory over Prussia in Moravia

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 2 Cornelis R T Krayenhoff, Dutch fortress engineer/cartographer
  • Jun 18 Quint Ondaatje, Dutch jurist and politician, born in Colombo (d. 1818)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 12 Augustus William, Prince of Prussia, dies from a brain tumor at 35