What Happened in June 1833

Historical Events

  • Jun 3 4th national black convention meets (Philadelphia)

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

Jun 5 Ada Lovelace (future 1st computer programmer) meets Charles Babbage

Mathematician, Computer Programmer Ada Lovelace
Mathematician, Computer Programmer
Ada Lovelace
Inventor Charles Babbage
Charles Babbage
  • Jun 27 Prudence Crandall, a white woman, arrested for conducting an academy for black females at Canterbury Conn
  • Jun 28 Three missionaries of the Paris Evangelical Missionary Society obtain permission from Chief Moshoeshoe (Moshesh) to found a mission station in Basutoland (now Lesotho)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 1 John Marshall Harlan, Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (d. 1911)
  • Jun 4 Garnet Wolseley, 1st Viscount Wolseley, British army general, born in Dublin (d. 1913)
  • Jun 7 Alexander Ritter, composer
  • Jun 9 John Rogers Cooke, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1891)
  • Jun 15 Edward Moody McCook, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), (d. 1909)
  • Jun 20 Leon-J-F Bonnat, painter
  • Jun 27 Vladislav Ivanovich Zaremba, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 2 Simon Byrne, Irish bare-knuckle prize fighter (b. 1806)
  • Jun 20 Philip Knapton, composer, dies at 44
  • Jun 23 Nikolaus Paul Zmeskall, composer, dies at 73