Birthdays in History in June 1808

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jun 3 Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederate States of America (1861-65), born in Fairview, Kentucky (d. 1889)

President of the Confederate States of America Jefferson Davis
President of the Confederate States of America
Jefferson Davis
  • Jun 10 Friedrich Kaiser, Dutch astronomer (Kaiser compass-card)
  • Jun 11 Charles Henry Poor, Commander (Union Navy), (d. 1882)
  • Jun 17 Everhardus J Potgieter, Dutch writer/publisher (The Guide)
  • Jun 17 Henrik Wergeland, Norwegian author (d. 1845)
  • Jun 20 Samson Raphael Hirsch, German rabbi (d. 1888)
  • Jun 28 Cristina di Trivulzio di Belgioioso, Italian princess/politician