Historical Events for June 1889
Events 1 - 11 of 11
3rd - The Canadian Pacific Railway is completed from coast to coast.
6th - Great Fire in Seattle destroys 25 downtown blocks
8th - Cable Cars begin service in LA
8th - Start of Sherlock Holmes Adventure "Boscombe Valley Mystery" (BG)
12th - 88 are killed in the Armagh rail disaster near Armagh in what is now Northern Ireland.
13th - 2' of snow accumulates in Rawlins, Wyoming
13th - 23rd Belmont: W Hayward aboard Eric wins in 2:47.25
15th - Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Stockbroker's Clerk" (BG)
15th - 3rd U.S. Women's National Championship: Bertha Townsend beats Lida Voorhees (7-5, 6-2)
19th - Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Man with the Twisted Lip"
22nd - Louisville Colonels set ML baseball record with 26th consecutive loss