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What Happened on June 6, 1822

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Alexis St. Martin shot in the stomach and treated by physician William Beaumont on Mackinac Island. Leads Beaumont to conduct digestion experiments through hole in St. Martin's stomach.

1822 Highlights

About June 6, 1822

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 198 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini