On This Day

What Happened in June 1793

Historical Events

  • Jun 10 1st public zoo opens in Paris
  • Jun 11 1st American stove patent is granted to Robert Haeterick
  • Jun 24 1st republican constitution in France adopted

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 4 Jan Ekels de Young, Dutch painter, dies at 34
  • Jun 10 Louis-Auguste-Augustin d'Affry, Swiss general, military governor and ambassador serving French kings Louis XV and Louis XVI, dies at 80
  • Jun 26 Gilbert White, English naturalist (Natural History and Antiquities of Selborn), dies at 72