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 Principal√≠a (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)