Historical Events In June - 01
Sunday, 09 August 2020
1872 6th Belmont: James Roe aboard Joe Daniels wins in 2:58.25 on June - 01.
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 On this day in history christo Botew, writer, dies
1877 US troops authorized to pursue bandits into Mexico on June - 01.
1877 On June - 01 society of American Artists forms
1878 John Masefield, England, 15th poet laureate (Salt-Water Ballads) on June - 01.
1879 Napoleon Eugene, the last dynastic Bonaparte, is killed in the Anglo-Zulu War on this day in history.
1880 On this day in history 1st pay telephone installed
1881 On June - 01 bell Phone opens 1st Dutch telephone exchange
1881 Cholera in Egypt on June - 01.
1881 Fifth cholera pandemic in India, Germany killing 9,000+ people on June - 01.
1882 John Drinkwater, English poet/playwright (Abraham Lincoln) on June - 01.
1885 Smallpox in Montreal killing 3,164 people on June - 01.
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 June - 01.
1887 Clive Brook, London England, actor/director (List of Adrian Messenger) on June - 01.
1888 On this day in history california gets its first seismograph
1888 California gets its 1st seismograph on this day in history.
1889 Europe's Orient Express completes arrangements for travel between Paris and Constantinople without change of train on June - 01.
1889 1890 flu pandemic in Worldwide killing 1 million people on June - 01.
1890 On this day in history uS census at 62,622,250
1890 On this day in history frank Morgan, [Francis P Wupperman], NYC, actor (Annie Get Your Gun)
1892 On this day in history amanullah, emir/king of Afghanistan (1919-28)
1893 Opera "Falstaff" is produced (Berlin) on this day in history.
1898 Trans-Mississippi International Exposition opens in Omaha on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history curtis Stevens, US, 2 man bobsled (Olympic-gold-1932)
1899 On June - 01 cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes & Victor Trumper in Grace's last
1899 Werner Janssen, NYC, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY) on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history british army occupiers Pretoria South-Africa
1901 On June - 01 john W Van Duren, playwright (I Remember Mama)
1902 Blue-White United soccer team of Amsterdam forms on June - 01.
1903 Percy William Whitlock, composer on June - 01.
1905 On June - 01 lewis & Clark Centennial Exposition opens in Portland, Oregon
1905 On June - 01 dinora de Carvalho, composer