On This Day

June 1661 in History

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 5 Isaac Newton admitted as a student to Trinity College, Cambridge

Physicist & Mathematician Isaac Newton
Physicist & Mathematician
Isaac Newton
  • Jun 21 Treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty

AgreementContract of Interest

Jun 23 Marriage contract for Charles II of England and Catharina of Portugal

King of England Charles II
King of England
Charles II

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 9 Tsar Feodor III of Russia (d. 1682)

Deaths in History

  • Jun 8 John Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 39