On This Day

June 1377 in History

Events in History

Historic Event

Jun 22 Richard II succeeds Edward III as king of England

King of England Richard II
King of England
Richard II
  • 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.

Deaths in History

Edward III

Jun 21 Edward III, King of England (1327-77) noted for his military success and for restoring royal authority, dies at 64

King of England Edward III
King of England
Edward III