On This Day

What Happened in June 1828

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 13 Simon Bolívar proclaimed dictator

Military and Political Leader Simón Bolívar
Military and Political Leader
Simón Bolívar

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 2 James Cutler Dunn Parker, composer
  • Jun 3 Jose Inzenga y Castellanos, composer
  • Jun 4 Alexander William Campbell, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Nashville, Tennessee (d. 1893)
  • Jun 9 Carlo Marsili, composer
  • Jun 17 Johan Karel Jakob De Jonge, Dutch historian, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1880)
  • Jun 27 Junius Daniel, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Halifax, North Carolina (d. 1864)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 11 Dugald Stewart, Scottish philosopher and mathematician (Scottish common sense), dies at 74
  • Jun 14 Karl August, grand duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, dies (b. 1757)
  • Jun 15 Brizio Petrucci, composer, dies at 91