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What Happened on June 19, 1840

Famous Deaths

  • John Cockerill, English-Belgian industrialist (founded iron, steel, and manufacturing company - John Cockerill & Company), dies at 50
1840 Highlights

About June 19, 1840

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 181 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini