June 1792 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 1 Kentucky admitted as 15th US state
  • Jun 4 Captain George Vancouver claims Puget Sound for Britain
  • Jun 12 Captain George Vancouver discovers site of Vancouver BC
  • Jun 13 King Louis XVI dissmisses French government
  • Jun 21 Vancouver meets Spanish ships Sutil & Mexicana off Vancouver, BC

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 9 Frederic L G, Earl of Merode, Belgian revolutionary
  • Jun 16 Sir Thomas Mitchell, Australian explorer (d. 1855)
  • Jun 16 John Linnell, English artist (d. 1882)
  • Jun 19 Gustav Schwab, German writer, born in Stuttgart (d. 1850)

Deaths in History

  • Jun 4 John Burgoyne, soldier/playwright, dies
  • Jun 16 Benjamin Tupper, Continental Army officer, and pioneer to the Ohio Country (b. 1738)
  • Jun 25 Thomas Peters, Early Sierra Leonean founder (b. 1738)