Historical Events In June - 01
Saturday, 23 February 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 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 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 On June - 01 hMS Beagle for anchor in Port Famine, Magallanes Street
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 Galusha Pennypacker, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1916 on June - 01.
1845 On this day in history homing pigeon completes 11,000 km trip (Namibia-London) in 55 days
1846 Gregory XVI, [Bartolomeo A Cappellari]/Mauro, Pope dies at 80 on this day in history.
1848 On June - 01 otto Valdemar Malling, composer
1855 On this day in history uS adventurer Wm Walker conquers Nicaragua, reestablishes slavery
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 this day in history.
1861 The first skirmish in the Civil War, Fairfax Court House, Va on this day in history.
1861 US & Confederacy simultaneously stop mail interchange on this day in history.
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 June - 01.
1862 Gen Lee assumes command after Joe Johnston is injured at 7 Pines on June - 01.
1862 On this day in history 2nd/last day of battle at Fair Oaks/7 Pines Va (11,165 casualties)
1862 On June - 01 antonio JdC Feijo, Portuguese diplomat/poet (Bailatas)
1864 Battle of Cold Harbour, VA on this day in history.
1864 On June - 01 -Nov] Shenandoah Valley campaign
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 Renegade Irish Fenians invade Fort Erie Ontario from US on June - 01.
1866 On June - 01 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 this day in history texas constitutional convention meets in Austin
1868 James Buchanan, 15th US president (1857-61), dies at 77 on June - 01.
1869 Voting machine patented (Thomas A Edison) on June - 01.