June 1845 in History

Events in History

  • Jun 1 Homing pigeon completes 11,000 km trip (Namibia-London) in 55 days
  • Jun 12 George Abernethy becomes 1st governor of Oregon Country

Birthdays in History

  • Jun 9 Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 4th Earl of Minto (d. 1914)
  • Jun 17 Hendrik P Staal, Dutch banker
  • Jun 18 Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran, French physician, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (d. 1922)
  • Jun 22 Tom Dula, American folk character (Tom Dooley) (d. 1868)
  • Jun 22 Richard John Seddon, Eccleston, England, the longest serving Prime Minister of New Zealand

Deaths in History

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jun 8 Andrew Jackson, (D) 7th US President (1828-37), dies at 78

US President & General Andrew Jackson
US President & General
Andrew Jackson
  • Jun 15 Francesco Capaccini, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 60