On This Day

June 1661 in History

Events in History

Historic Event

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

  • Jun 21 Treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty

Contract of Interest

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


Birthdays in History

  • Jun 9 Tsar Feodor III of Russia (1676-82), born in Moscow, Tsardom of Russia (d. 1682)

Deaths in History

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