June 1843 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 1 It snows in Buffalo & Rochester, NY, & Cleveland, Ohio

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 1 Sojourner Truth leaves NY to begin her career as antislavery activist

Abolitionist and Women's Rights Advocate Sojourner Truth
Abolitionist and Women's Rights Advocate
Sojourner Truth
  • Jun 24 Vincenzo Soliva decrees no Jew can live outside ghetto in Italy
  • Jun 26 Hong Kong proclaimed a British Crown Colony

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 1 Henry Faulds, Scottish fingerprinting pioneer (d. 1930)
  • Jun 3 Frederik VIII, King of Denmark (1906-12)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jun 7 Susan Blow, American educator who pioneered kindergarten education and was known as the "Mother of the Kindergarten", born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1916)

Educator Susan Blow
Educator
Susan Blow
  • Jun 9 Bertha von Suttner, Austrian novelist/pacifist (Nobel 1905)
  • Jun 30 Ernest Mason Satow, British diplomat (d. 1929)

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

Jun 19 Philosopher Karl Marx (25) weds Jenny von Westphalen in Germany

Communist Philosopher Karl Marx
Communist Philosopher
Karl Marx

Deaths in History

  • Jun 6 Friedrich Hölderlin, German poet and dramatist (b. 1770)