Historical Events In June - 01
Sunday, 09 May 2021
1813 On this day in history 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 June - 01 napoleon swears fidelity to the Constitution of France.
1823 On this day in history louis Nicholas Davout, French fieldmarshal, dies at 53
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 June - 01 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 June - 01 charles Darwin returns to Capetown
1843 On this day in history it snows in Buffalo & Rochester NY & Cleveland Ohio
1843 On June - 01 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 June - 01 otto Valdemar Malling, composer
1855 On June - 01 uS adventurer Wm Walker conquers Nicaragua, reestablishes slavery
1857 On June - 01 charles Baudelaire's Fleurs du mal is published.
1858 William W Campbell, Canadian poet (Beyond the Hills of Dream) on June - 01.
1861 The first skirmish in the Civil War, Fairfax Court House, Va on June - 01.
1861 On June - 01 uS & Confederacy simultaneously stop mail interchange
1861 1st skirmish in Civil War, Fairfax Court House, Va on this day in history.
1861 John Q Marr, US Confederate captain, dies in battle at Fairfax Courthouse, the first Confederate death of the war on June - 01.
1862 On this day in history gen Lee assumes command after Joe Johnston is injured at 7 Pines
1862 On June - 01 2nd/last day of battle at Fair Oaks/7 Pines Va (11,165 casualties)
1862 Antonio JdC Feijo, Portuguese diplomat/poet (Bailatas) on June - 01.
1864 Battle of Cold Harbour, VA on June - 01.
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 June - 01.
1866 Renegade Irish Fenians invade Fort Erie Ontario from US on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 On June - 01 voting machine patented (Thomas A Edison)