On This Day in History for June 4

Events in History

  • 781 BC Oldest Chinese recording of a solar eclipse
  • 1039 Henry III becomes Holy Roman Emperor
  • 1070 Roquefort cheese created in a cave near Roquefort, France
  • 1133 Rome-Innocentius II crowns Lotharius III Roman-German emperor
  • 1357 The "Peace of Ath", signed by Count Louis II of Flanders and Duke Wenceslaus of Luxembourg ends the attempt of the succession of Brabant
  • 1391 Mob led by Ferrand Martinez surrounds and sets fire to the Jewish quarter of Seville in Spain, the surviving Jews are sold into slavery
  • 1487 Lord Lovell and John de la Pole's army land at Furness, Lancashire
  • 1615 Siege of Osaka: Forces under the shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu take Osaka Castle in Japan
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