Historical Events In June - 01
Monday, 16 September 2019
1872 6th Belmont: James Roe aboard Joe Daniels wins in 2:58.25 on June - 01.
1875 On this day in history 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.
1876 On June - 01 christo Botew, writer, dies
1877 On June - 01 uS troops authorized to pursue bandits into Mexico
1877 Society of American Artists forms on June - 01.
1878 John Masefield, England, 15th poet laureate (Salt-Water Ballads) on this day in history.
1879 Napoleon Eugene, the last dynastic Bonaparte, is killed in the Anglo-Zulu War on this day in history.
1880 On June - 01 1st pay telephone installed
1881 On this day in history bell Phone opens 1st Dutch telephone exchange
1882 On this day in history john Drinkwater, English poet/playwright (Abraham Lincoln)
1886 On June - 01 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 On this day in history clive Brook, London England, actor/director (List of Adrian Messenger)
1888 On June - 01 california gets its first seismograph
1888 On this day in history california gets its 1st seismograph
1889 On June - 01 europe's Orient Express completes arrangements for travel between Paris and Constantinople without change of train
1890 US census at 62,622,250 on this day in history.
1890 On June - 01 frank Morgan, [Francis P Wupperman], NYC, actor (Annie Get Your Gun)
1892 On June - 01 amanullah, emir/king of Afghanistan (1919-28)
1893 On June - 01 opera "Falstaff" is produced (Berlin)
1898 On this day in history trans-Mississippi International Exposition opens in Omaha
1898 On this day in history curtis Stevens, US, 2 man bobsled (Olympic-gold-1932)
1899 On this day in history cricket test debut of Wilfred Rhodes & Victor Trumper in Grace's last
1899 On June - 01 werner Janssen, NYC, conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY)
1900 British army occupiers Pretoria South-Africa on June - 01.
1901 John W Van Duren, playwright (I Remember Mama) on this day in history.
1902 Blue-White United soccer team of Amsterdam forms on this day in history.
1903 On June - 01 percy William Whitlock, composer
1905 On June - 01 lewis & Clark Centennial Exposition opens in Portland, Oregon
1905 On June - 01 dinora de Carvalho, composer
1907 On this day in history -27ø F (-33ø C), Sarmiento, Argentina (South American record)
1907 On this day in history -27°F (-33°C), Sarmiento, Argentina (South American record)
1907 On this day in history frank A Whittle, England inventor (jet engine)
1908 John Krohn begins walk around perimeter of US, which took 357 days on June - 01.