On This Day

June 1673 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 6 France and Brandenburg sign peace treaty

Historic Event

Jun 12 Charles II's brother duke James of York resigns as Lord High Admiral

  • Jun 14 Battle at Schooneveld: Michiel de Ruyter beats French/English fleet

Historic Event

Jun 16 Peace of Vossem: French King Louis XIV and Frederik Willem of Brandenburg


Deaths in History

Jeanne Mance

Jun 18 Jeanne Mance, French Canadian settler and founder of the first hospital in North America (Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal), dies at 66

  • Jun 24 John of Paffenrode, Dutch baron of Ghussigny and poet, dies in battle
  • Jun 25 Charles de Batz-Castelmore, Comte d'Artagnan, Captain of the Musketeers under Louis XIV of France (b. 1611)