June 1838 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 10 Myall Creek Massacre in Australia: 28 Aboriginal Australians are murdered.
  • Jun 11 Iowa Territory is organized
  • Jun 12 Hopkins Observatory, dedicated in Williamstown, Mass
  • Jun 12 Iowa Territory forms with Burlington as its capital

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 28 Coronation of Queen Victoria in Westminster Abbey, London

Queen of the United Kingdom Victoria
Queen of the United Kingdom
Victoria

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 2 Grand Duchess Alexandra Petrovna (d. 1900)
  • Jun 4 Servaas Daems, [Peeter Klein], Flemish writer (Lute & Flute)
  • Jun 16 Cushman Davis, American politician (d. 1900)
  • Jun 17 Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyaya/Chatterjee, Bengali writer and poet (Vande Mataram)
  • Jun 23 Edwin Henry Stoughton, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1868)
  • Jun 24 Gustav von Schmoller, German economist (Lectern Socialism)
  • Jun 27 Bankim Chandra Chatterjee, Bengali novelist (Anandamath)
  • Jun 27 Paul von Mauser, German weapon designer (d. 1914)

Deaths in History

  • Jun 25 François Nicolas Benoît, Baron Haxo, French general (b. 1774)