On This Day

What Happened in June 1751

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 2 Antoni Weinert, Polish composer, born in Lusdorf (d. 1850)
  • Jun 4 John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon, British barrister and politician, born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland (d. 1838)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 20 Adriaen Valckenier, Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies (1737-41), dies at 56