Historical Events In June - 01
Monday, 28 November 2022
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 June - 01 napoleon swears fidelity to the Constitution of France.
1823 On June - 01 louis Nicholas Davout, French fieldmarshal, dies at 53
1825 John Hunt Morgan, Brig General (Confederate cavalry commander) on this day in history.
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 On June - 01 hMS Beagle for anchor in Port Famine, Magallanes Street
1835 On June - 01 6th national black convention (Phila)
1836 On June - 01 charles Darwin returns to Capetown
1843 On this day in history it snows in Buffalo & Rochester NY & Cleveland Ohio
1843 Sojourner Truth leaves NY to begin her career as antislavery activist on this day in history.
1844 Galusha Pennypacker, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1916 on this day in history.
1845 Homing pigeon completes 11,000 km trip (Namibia-London) in 55 days on June - 01.
1846 On this day in history gregory XVI, [Bartolomeo A Cappellari]/Mauro, Pope dies at 80
1848 Otto Valdemar Malling, composer on June - 01.
1855 US adventurer Wm Walker conquers Nicaragua, reestablishes slavery on this day in history.
1857 Charles Baudelaire's Fleurs du mal is published on this day in history.
1858 William W Campbell, Canadian poet (Beyond the Hills of Dream) on June - 01.
1861 On this day in history the first skirmish in the Civil War, Fairfax Court House, Va
1861 On June - 01 uS & Confederacy simultaneously stop mail interchange
1861 On June - 01 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 June - 01.
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 On June - 01 antonio JdC Feijo, Portuguese diplomat/poet (Bailatas)
1864 On June - 01 battle of Cold Harbour, VA
1864 On this day in history -Nov] Shenandoah Valley campaign
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 On this day in history renegade Irish Fenians invade Fort Erie Ontario from US
1866 On June - 01 general Dutch Typographer Union forms
1868 James Buchanan, the 15th president of the U.S., dies near Lancaster, Pennsylvania on June - 01.
1868 On this day in history 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 June - 01.