What Happened in June 1801

Historical Events

  • Jun 6 Peace of Badajoz: Spain-Portugal
  • Jun 10 Tripoli declares war on US for refusing tribute

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jun 1 Brigham Young, American religious leader (Mormon church), born in Whitingham, Vermont (d. 1877)

Founder of Salt Lake City and President of the LDS Church Brigham Young
Founder of Salt Lake City and President of the LDS Church
Brigham Young
  • Jun 3 Frantisek Jan Skroup, composer
  • Jun 4 James Pennethorne, architect
  • Jun 14 Heber C. Kimball, American religious leader (d. 1868)
  • Jun 15 Benjamin Raymond, Mayor of Chicago (d. 1883)
  • Jun 16 Julius Pl├╝cker, German mathematician and physicist (d. 1868)
  • Jun 23 Daniel Smith Donelson, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1863)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 4 Frederick Muhlenberg, American statesman (b. 1750)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jun 14 Benedict Arnold, Revolutionary War general, dies in London at 60

US Defector General Benedict Arnold
US Defector General
Benedict Arnold
  • Jun 23 Bendix Friedrich Zinck, composer, dies at 58