Historical Events In June - 01
Thursday, 23 May 2019
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 this day in history.
1815 On this day in history napoleon swears fidelity to the Constitution of France.
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 John Bell Hood, Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1879 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1843 It snows in Buffalo & Rochester NY & Cleveland Ohio on June - 01.
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 Otto Valdemar Malling, composer on this day in history.
1855 On June - 01 uS adventurer Wm Walker conquers Nicaragua, reestablishes slavery
1857 Charles Baudelaire's Fleurs du mal is published on this day in history.
1858 On this day in history william W Campbell, Canadian poet (Beyond the Hills of Dream)
1861 On June - 01 the first skirmish in the Civil War, Fairfax Court House, Va
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 On June - 01 john Q Marr, US Confederate captain, dies in battle at Fairfax Courthouse, the first Confederate death of the war
1862 On this day in history gen Lee assumes command after Joe Johnston is injured at 7 Pines
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 June - 01.
1864 -Nov] Shenandoah Valley campaign on June - 01.
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 this day in history renegade Irish Fenians invade Fort Erie Ontario from US
1866 On June - 01 general Dutch Typographer Union forms
1868 On this day in history james Buchanan, the 15th president of the U.S., dies near Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
1868 Texas constitutional convention meets in Austin on this day in history.
1868 On this day in history james Buchanan, 15th US president (1857-61), dies at 77
1869 Voting machine patented (Thomas A Edison) on June - 01.