On This Day

June 1594 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 11 Philip II recognized the rights and privileges of the local nobles and chieftains in the Philippines, which paves way to the creation of the Principalía (i.e., elite ruling class of native nobility in Spanish Philippines)

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 15 Nicolas Poussin, French painter, born near Les Andelys, France (d. 1665)

Deaths in History

  • Jun 3 Michel Renichon, priest, executed
  • Jun 3 John Aylmer, English political theorist (b. 1521)