Historical Events In June - 09
Friday, 28 February 2020
1890 Opera "Robin Hood" premieres in Chicago on this day in history.
1890 On this day in history leslie Banks, English actor/director (Jamaica Inn, 48 Hours)
1891 Painter Gauguin arrives in Papeete, Tahiti on June - 09.
1891 On this day in history cole Porter, Indiana, composer/lyricist (Anything Goes, Kiss Me Kate)
1892 26th Belmont: W Hayward aboard Patron wins in 2:12 on this day in history.
1892 On June - 09 friedrich Wilhelm Langhans, composer, dies at 59
1893 On June - 09 the birth of Cole Porter, American composer of musicals
1893 Samuel N Behrman, US screenwriter (Tale of 2 Cities, Daddy Long Legs) on June - 09.
1896 On June - 09 aura Abranches, Lisbon Portugal, actress (Lisboa, O Primo Basilio)
1897 On this day in history japan protests United States' takeover of Hawaii
1897 Alvin Graham Clark, dies 3 weeks after 1st use of Yerkes 40" lens on this day in history.
1898 China leases Hong Kong to Britain for 99 years on this day in history.
1898 On June - 09 china leases Hong Kong's new territories to Britain for 99 years
1898 On June - 09 c Malaparte, writer
1899 James J Jeffries KOs Bob Fitzsimmons in 11 for heavywgt boxing title on June - 09.
1900 On this day in history fred Waring, Tyrone Penn, musician/conductor/inventor (Waring Blender)
1901 NY Giants get record 31 hits to beat Cin Reds 25-13 on June - 09.
1901 George Price, cartoonist on June - 09.
1901 On this day in history walter Besant, novelist/philanthropist, dies
1902 1st Automat restaurant opens (818 Chestnut St, Phila) on June - 09.
1905 Harry "Bull" Alexander, cricketer (Aus quick 1 Test Bodyline series) on this day in history.
1906 On June - 09 boston Beaneaters (NL) end 19-game losing streak beat Cards 6-3
1906 On June - 09 tonio Selwart, Germany, actor (Barefoot Contessa, Naked Maja)
1907 K Lohnert discovers asteroid #635 Vundtia on this day in history.
1907 Manuel Estrada Vabrera, president Guatemala, murdered on June - 09.
1908 J F Williams-Wynne, Lord-Lieutenant (Gwynedd) on this day in history.
1908 Jose FdT Coelho, Portuguese writer (Os meus amores), dies at 46 on June - 09.
1909 Alice Huyler Ramsey, a 22-year-old housewife and mother from Hackensack, New Jersey, becomes the first woman to drive across the United States. With three female companions, none of whom could drive a car, in fifty-nine days she drove a Maxwell automobile the 3,800 miles from Manhattan, New York, to San Francisco, California on this day in history.
1909 Jose Luis Lopez Aranguren, philosopher on June - 09.
1910 Passenger on SS Arawatta throws bottle with note overboard (found June 6, 1983 in Queensland) on this day in history.
1910 On this day in history geoffrey Musson, British General
1911 Carry Amelia Moore Nation, American temperance leader, dies on this day in history.
1912 On June - 09 edgar Evans, tenor
1913 Alida Margaretha Bosshardt, lt-colonel of Dutch Salvation Army on this day in history.