Historical Events In June - 04
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
1838 On June - 04 servaas Daems, [Peeter Klein], Flemish writer (Lute & Flute)
1845 On June - 04 mexican-US war starts
1846 On this day in history josef Sittard, music writer
1850 Empire Engine Company No 1 organized on June - 04.
1850 On June - 04 willem F Mauritius HK, prince of Orange, dies at 74
1862 Confederates evacuate Fort Pillow, Tenn on June - 04.
1862 On this day in history confederates evacuate Ft Pillow, Tenn
1863 On this day in history edmond R H Regout, Dutch industrialist/politician
1864 Nassau William Senior, British economist on this day in history.
1867 On this day in history carl Gustaf baron Mannerheim, general/president of Finland (1944-46)
1868 On this day in history van Bosse/Fock govt begins
1869 On this day in history boudouin LPMCAJL, prince of Belgium/count of Vlaanderen
1870 4th Belmont: W Dick aboard Kingfisher wins in 2:59.5 on June - 04.
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 June - 04.
1872 On this day in history johan R Thorbecke, literature/liberal premier, dies
1873 On this day in history 1st contract workers of British-Indies Co arrives in Suriname
1875 Pacific Stock Exchange opens on June - 04.
1876 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 on June - 04.
1876 Robert Dower, cricketer (1 Test S Africa v England 1898, scored 0 & 9) on June - 04.
1877 Heinrich Wieland, German chemist (bile acids-Nobel 1927) on June - 04.
1878 Cyprus ceded by Turkey to Britain for administrative purposes on June - 04.
1878 Turkey turns Cypress over to the British on June - 04.
1878 On this day in history frank N D Buchman, US theologist (Moral Rearmament)
1880 On June - 04 eugen Adam, painter, dies
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 18th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Panique wins in 2:42 on this day in history.
1891 On this day in history erno Rapee, composer
1892 On June - 04 the Sierra Club is incorporated in San Francisco.
1892 On this day in history oil City & Titusville Penn, destroyed by oil tank explosion; 130 die
1893 Armand Calinescu, premier of Romania on June - 04.
1894 Blanch Knopf, publishing CEO (Knopf) on this day in history.
1895 Dino Conte Grandi, Italy, delegate to league of nations (1925-32) on June - 04.
1896 On June - 04 henry takes his first Ford through streets of Detroit