On This Day

June 1647 in History

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 4 English Parliamentary army under Cornet George Joyce takes King Charles I as a prisoner during Second Civil War

King of England Charles I
King of England
Charles I

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 20 Johann Georg III, Elector of Saxony (1680-91), born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1691)

Deaths in History

  • Jun 12 Thomas Farnaby, English grammarian