What Happened in June 1835

Historical Events

  • Jun 1 6th national black convention (Philadelphia)
  • Jun 2 P T Barnum & his circus begin 1st tour of US
  • Jun 19 New Orleans gives US government Jackson Square to be used as a mint
  • Jun 25 1st building constructed at Yerba Buena (now SF)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 2 Pius X, [Giuseppe Sarto], 257th Roman Catholic pope (1903-14)
  • Jun 10 Constant A Serrure, Flemish historian
  • Jun 10 Ferdinand IV SMJJBFLGRRJ, ruler of Toscane
  • Jun 10 Rebecca Latimer Felton, U.S. Senator (d. 1930)
  • Jun 14 Nikolay Rubinstein, composer

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Jun 17 Soldier and politician Jefferson Davis (27) weds Sarah Knox Taylor (21) in Louisville, Kentucky

President of the Confederate States of America Jefferson Davis
President of the Confederate States of America
Jefferson Davis

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 8 Gian Domenico Romagnosi, Italian physicist (b. 1761)
  • Jun 18 William Cobbett, English journalist and author (b. 1763)
  • Jun 24 Andreas Vokos Miaoulis, Greek admiral and politician, commander of Greek naval forces in Greek War of Independence (b. 1769)