Historical Events In June - 04
Friday, 05 June 2020
1838 On this day in history servaas Daems, [Peeter Klein], Flemish writer (Lute & Flute)
1845 Mexican-US war starts on June - 04.
1846 Josef Sittard, music writer on this day in history.
1850 On this day in history empire Engine Company No 1 organized
1850 On June - 04 willem F Mauritius HK, prince of Orange, dies at 74
1862 On June - 04 confederates evacuate Fort Pillow, Tenn
1862 Confederates evacuate Ft Pillow, Tenn on this day in history.
1863 Edmond R H Regout, Dutch industrialist/politician on this day in history.
1864 Nassau William Senior, British economist on June - 04.
1867 Carl Gustaf baron Mannerheim, general/president of Finland (1944-46) on June - 04.
1868 Van Bosse/Fock govt begins on this day in history.
1869 On this day in history boudouin LPMCAJL, prince of Belgium/count of Vlaanderen
1870 On this day in history 4th Belmont: W Dick aboard Kingfisher wins in 2:59.5
1871 Imperial Russian Government issues decree repealing the Manifestos of Catherine II and Alexander I, terminating, after a period of ten years' grace, the special privileges of the German colonists on this day in history.
1872 Johan R Thorbecke, literature/liberal premier, dies on this day in history.
1873 On this day in history 1st contract workers of British-Indies Co arrives in Suriname
1875 On June - 04 pacific Stock Exchange opens
1876 On June - 04 an express train called the Transcontinental Express arrives in San Francisco, California, via the First Transcontinental Railroad only 83 hours and 39 minutes after having left New York City.
1876 On this day in history robert Dower, cricketer (1 Test S Africa v England 1898, scored 0 & 9)
1877 Heinrich Wieland, German chemist (bile acids-Nobel 1927) on this day in history.
1878 Cyprus ceded by Turkey to Britain for administrative purposes on this day in history.
1878 Turkey turns Cypress over to the British on June - 04.
1878 On June - 04 frank N D Buchman, US theologist (Moral Rearmament)
1880 Eugen Adam, painter, dies on this day in history.
1881 Clara Blandick, actress (Huckleberry Finn, Romance, Tom Sawyer) on this day in history.
1882 Karl Valentin, German comic/writer on this day in history.
1884 On this day in history 18th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Panique wins in 2:42
1891 On June - 04 erno Rapee, composer
1892 The Sierra Club is incorporated in San Francisco on this day in history.
1892 Oil City & Titusville Penn, destroyed by oil tank explosion; 130 die on this day in history.
1893 On this day in history armand Calinescu, premier of Romania
1894 On June - 04 blanch Knopf, publishing CEO (Knopf)
1895 Dino Conte Grandi, Italy, delegate to league of nations (1925-32) on this day in history.
1896 Henry takes his first Ford through streets of Detroit on June - 04.