June 1712 in history

Born in June 1712

Jun 14 Sayat-Nova an Armenian poet, musician and ashik, who had compositions in a number of languages.
Jun 21 Luc Urbain de Bouëxic comte de Guichen a French admiral who commanded the French fleets that fought the British at the First Battle of Ushant and the Battle of Martinique during the American War of Independence.
Jun 28 Jean-Jacques Rousseau a Genevan philosopher, writer, and composer of the 18th century. His political philosophy influenced the French Revolution as well as the overall development of modern political, sociological, and educational thought

Died in June 1712

Jun 11 Louis Joseph Duke of Vendôme a French military commander during the War of the Grand Alliance and War of the Spanish Succession, Marshal of France.
Jun 16 Hans-Adam I Prince of Liechtenstein the son of Karl Eusebius, Prince of Liechtenstein and Johanna Beatrix, Princess von Dietrichstein zu Nikolsburg.
Jun 24 Simon van der Stel the last Commander and first Governor of the Cape Colony, the Dutch settlement at the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa.