What Happened in June 1852

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 20 Theodorus Heemskerk Jzn, minister of interior (1866..88) [or Jul 20]
  • Jun 23 Stephane Raoul Pugno, composer
  • Jun 24 Victor Adler, Austrian Foreign minister (1918)
  • Jun 25 Antoni Gaudí, Spanish architect (d. 1926)
  • Jun 28 Hans Huber, Swiss composer, born in Eppenberg-Wöschnau (d. 1921)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 5 Tomasz Napoleon Nidecki, composer, dies at 45
  • Jun 6 Tommaso Marchesi, composer, dies at 79
  • Jun 11 Karl Briullov, Russian painter (b. 1799)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jun 29 Henry Clay, American politician known as "the Great Compromiser", dies of tuberculosis at 75

Legislator and Orator Henry Clay
Legislator and Orator
Henry Clay