Birthdays in History in June 1832

  • Jun 10 Edwin Arnold, English writer (Light of India)
  • Jun 10 Nikolaus A Otto, German technician (gas motor, otto motor)
  • Jun 17 William Crookes, English chemist/physicist (Crookes-pipe, thallium)
  • Jun 21 Joseph Rainey, American politician, 1st African American in US House of Representatives (1870-1879), born in Georgetown, South Carolina (d. 1887)
  • Jun 24 Edward Harland, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1915)