Historical Events In June - 01
Monday, 11 December 2023
1813 Captain James Lawrence, commander of the U.S. frigate Chesapeake, coins the phrase "Don't give up the ship," during a losing battle with a British frigate on June - 01.
1815 Napoleon swears fidelity to the Constitution of France on this day in history.
1823 On June - 01 louis Nicholas Davout, French fieldmarshal, dies at 53
1825 On June - 01 john Hunt Morgan, Brig General (Confederate cavalry commander)
1826 Carl Bechstein, German piano inventor on June - 01.
1831 On June - 01 john Bell Hood, Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1879
1834 HMS Beagle for anchor in Port Famine, Magallanes Street on this day in history.
1835 On this day in history 6th national black convention (Phila)
1836 Charles Darwin returns to Capetown on June - 01.
1843 On June - 01 it snows in Buffalo & Rochester NY & Cleveland Ohio
1843 On this day in history sojourner Truth leaves NY to begin her career as antislavery activist
1844 On this day in history galusha Pennypacker, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1916
1845 On June - 01 homing pigeon completes 11,000 km trip (Namibia-London) in 55 days
1846 On this day in history gregory XVI, [Bartolomeo A Cappellari]/Mauro, Pope dies at 80
1848 On this day in history otto Valdemar Malling, composer
1855 US adventurer Wm Walker conquers Nicaragua, reestablishes slavery on June - 01.
1857 On this day in history charles Baudelaire's Fleurs du mal is published.
1858 William W Campbell, Canadian poet (Beyond the Hills of Dream) on this day in history.
1861 On June - 01 the first skirmish in the Civil War, Fairfax Court House, Va
1861 US & Confederacy simultaneously stop mail interchange on this day in history.
1861 1st skirmish in Civil War, Fairfax Court House, Va on this day in history.
1861 On this day in history john Q Marr, US Confederate captain, dies in battle at Fairfax Courthouse, the first Confederate death of the war
1862 Gen Lee assumes command after Joe Johnston is injured at 7 Pines on this day in history.
1862 2nd/last day of battle at Fair Oaks/7 Pines Va (11,165 casualties) on this day in history.
1862 Antonio JdC Feijo, Portuguese diplomat/poet (Bailatas) on this day in history.
1864 On June - 01 battle of Cold Harbour, VA
1864 -Nov] Shenandoah Valley campaign on this day in history.
1864 Solomon George Washington Dill, poor white ally of blacks, assassinated in his home by white terrorists in SC on this day in history.
1866 On June - 01 renegade Irish Fenians invade Fort Erie Ontario from US
1866 On this day in history general Dutch Typographer Union forms
1868 James Buchanan, the 15th president of the U.S., dies near Lancaster, Pennsylvania on June - 01.
1868 On June - 01 texas constitutional convention meets in Austin
1868 On June - 01 james Buchanan, 15th US president (1857-61), dies at 77
1869 Voting machine patented (Thomas A Edison) on this day in history.