Historical Events In June - 01
Sunday, 09 May 2021
1872 On this day in history 6th Belmont: James Roe aboard Joe Daniels wins in 2:58.25
1875 Ceremony of turning the first sod on the Canadian Pacific Railway on the left bank of the Kamistiquia River in the townsite of Fort William about four miles from the river's mouth on June - 01.
1876 Christo Botew, writer, dies on June - 01.
1877 On June - 01 uS troops authorized to pursue bandits into Mexico
1877 On June - 01 society of American Artists forms
1878 On June - 01 john Masefield, England, 15th poet laureate (Salt-Water Ballads)
1879 Napoleon Eugene, the last dynastic Bonaparte, is killed in the Anglo-Zulu War on June - 01.
1880 On June - 01 1st pay telephone installed
1881 On this day in history bell Phone opens 1st Dutch telephone exchange
1881 Cholera in Egypt on June - 01.
1881 On this day in history fifth cholera pandemic in India, Germany killing 9,000+ people
1882 John Drinkwater, English poet/playwright (Abraham Lincoln) on this day in history.
1885 On June - 01 smallpox in Montreal killing 3,164 people
1886 On this day in history the railroads of the Southern United States convert 11,000 miles of track from a five foot rail gauge to standard gauge, beginning May 31.
1886 Ernst Kurth, Austrian/Swiss musicologist on this day in history.
1887 Clive Brook, London England, actor/director (List of Adrian Messenger) on June - 01.
1888 California gets its first seismograph on this day in history.
1888 California gets its 1st seismograph on June - 01.
1889 On this day in history europe's Orient Express completes arrangements for travel between Paris and Constantinople without change of train
1889 On June - 01 1890 flu pandemic in Worldwide killing 1 million people
1890 US census at 62,622,250 on this day in history.
1890 Frank Morgan, [Francis P Wupperman], NYC, actor (Annie Get Your Gun) on June - 01.
1892 Amanullah, emir/king of Afghanistan (1919-28) on this day in history.
1893 Opera "Falstaff" is produced (Berlin) on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history trans-Mississippi International Exposition opens in Omaha
1898 Curtis Stevens, US, 2 man bobsled (Olympic-gold-1932) on this day in history.
1899 Cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes & Victor Trumper in Grace's last on this day in history.
1899 Werner Janssen, NYC, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY) on June - 01.
1900 British army occupiers Pretoria South-Africa on this day in history.
1901 On this day in history john W Van Duren, playwright (I Remember Mama)
1902 On this day in history blue-White United soccer team of Amsterdam forms
1903 Percy William Whitlock, composer on this day in history.
1905 Lewis & Clark Centennial Exposition opens in Portland, Oregon on this day in history.
1905 On June - 01 dinora de Carvalho, composer