June 1822 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 9 Charles Graham patents false teeth

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 14 Charles Babbage proposes a "difference engine" in a paper to the Royal Astronomical Society entitled "Note on the application of machinery to the computation of astronomical and mathematical tables"

Inventor Charles Babbage
Charles Babbage
  • Jun 16 Denmark Vessy leads slave rebellion in South Carolina
  • Jun 18 Part of US-Canadian boundary determined
  • Jun 18 Slave revolt leaders Denmark Vesey & Peter Poyas arrested in SC

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 11 Samuel Davis Sturgis, Bvt Major General (Union Army), (d. 1889)
  • Jun 13 Carl Schmidt, German chemist (d. 1884)
  • Jun 23 Young Marshall Moody, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1866)
  • Jun 24 Birkett Davenport Fry, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1891)

Weddings in History

  • Jun 29 Nephew of Napoleon, biologist and ornithologist Prince Charles Bonaparte marries cousin Zenaide Bonaparte