On This Day

June 1685 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 11 James Scott, Duke of Monmouth, rebels against Catholic king James II

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 3 Cornelis Hop, Mayor of Amsterdam and diplomat, born in Amsterdam (d. 1762)
  • Jun 30 Dominikus Zimmermann, Bavarian Baroque architect and painter (Liebfrauenkirche), born in Gaispoint, Germany (d. 1766)

Deaths in History

  • Jun 30 Archibald Campbell, Scottish politician, beheaded at about 55