June 1699 in history

Born in June 1699

Jun 6 Alamgir II the Mughal Emperor of India from 3 June 1754 to 29 November 1759. He was the son of Jahandar Shah
Jun 6 Johann Georg Estor a German theorist of public law, historian and book collector. To his opinion the Roman Law is strange to the original German law-culture and must be considered as a foreign body
Jun 20 William Gustav of Anhalt-Dessau a German prince of the House of Ascania and heir to the principality of Anhalt-Dessau.
Jun 26 Marie Thérèse Rodet Geoffrin has been referred to as one of the leading female figures in the French Enlightenment. From 1750–1777, Madame Geoffrin played host to many of the most influential Philosophes and Encyclopédistes of her time. Her association with several prominent dignitaries and public figures from across Europe has earned Madame Geoffrin international recognition. Her patronage and dedication to both the philosophical Men of Letters and talented artists that frequented her house is emblematic of her role as guide and protector. In her salon on the rue Saint-Honoré, Madame Geoffrin demonstrated qualities of politeness and civility that helped stimulate and regulate intellectual discussion. Her actions as a Parisian salonnière exemplify many of the most important characteristics of Enlightenment sociability

Died in June 1699

Jun 13 Juan Tomás de Rocaberti a Spanish theologian.
Jun 22 Josiah Child an English merchant and politician. He was an economist proponent of mercantilism and governor of the East India Company