On This Day

What Happened in June 1713

Historical Events

  • Jun 23 The French residents of Acadia are given one year to declare allegiance to Britain or leave Nova Scotia, Canada

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 10 Princess Caroline Elizabeth of Great Britain, fourth child and third daughter of King George II of Great Britain and his wife Caroline of Ansbach, born in Herrenhausen Palace, Hanover (d. 1757)
  • Jun 11 Edward Capell, English critic, born in Troston Hall, Suffolk, England (d. 1781)
  • Jun 16 Meshech Weare, Governor of New Hampshire (d. 1786)
  • Jun 22 Lord John Philip Sackville, English cricketer (d. 1765)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 1 Johan Runius, Swedish poet (Dudaim), dies at 34