Historical Events In June - 01
Tuesday, 19 November 2019
1813 On June - 01 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.
1815 On this day in history napoleon swears fidelity to the Constitution of France.
1823 Louis Nicholas Davout, French fieldmarshal, dies at 53 on June - 01.
1825 On this day in history john Hunt Morgan, Brig General (Confederate cavalry commander)
1826 On June - 01 carl Bechstein, German piano inventor
1831 On this day in history john Bell Hood, Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1879
1834 HMS Beagle for anchor in Port Famine, Magallanes Street on June - 01.
1835 6th national black convention (Phila) on this day in history.
1836 On this day in history charles Darwin returns to Capetown
1843 It snows in Buffalo & Rochester NY & Cleveland Ohio on this day in history.
1843 Sojourner Truth leaves NY to begin her career as antislavery activist on June - 01.
1844 Galusha Pennypacker, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1916 on this day in history.
1845 On this day in history 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 Otto Valdemar Malling, composer on this day in history.
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 June - 01.
1861 On June - 01 the first skirmish in the Civil War, Fairfax Court House, Va
1861 US & Confederacy simultaneously stop mail interchange on June - 01.
1861 On this day in history 1st skirmish in Civil War, Fairfax Court House, Va
1861 John Q Marr, US Confederate captain, dies in battle at Fairfax Courthouse, the first Confederate death of the war on this day in history.
1862 Gen Lee assumes command after Joe Johnston is injured at 7 Pines on June - 01.
1862 2nd/last day of battle at Fair Oaks/7 Pines Va (11,165 casualties) on June - 01.
1862 Antonio JdC Feijo, Portuguese diplomat/poet (Bailatas) on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history battle of Cold Harbour, VA
1864 -Nov] Shenandoah Valley campaign on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history solomon George Washington Dill, poor white ally of blacks, assassinated in his home by white terrorists in SC
1866 Renegade Irish Fenians invade Fort Erie Ontario from US on June - 01.
1866 General Dutch Typographer Union forms on this day in history.
1868 On June - 01 james Buchanan, the 15th president of the U.S., dies near Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
1868 On June - 01 texas constitutional convention meets in Austin
1868 James Buchanan, 15th US president (1857-61), dies at 77 on June - 01.
1869 On June - 01 voting machine patented (Thomas A Edison)