On This Day

Historical Events in June 1377

Historic Event

Jun 22 10-year-old Richard of Bordeaux succeeds his grandfather Edward III as Richard II, king of England

  • Jun 29 French raid at Rye, England
  • Jun 30 Foundation stone laid for Ulm Minster, in Ulm, Germany. Will not be completed until 1890, when it becomes the tallest church in the world.