On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1842

Historical Events

Historic Expedition

John C. Frémont sets off from Kansas River on his first expedition of the Oregon Trail with frontierman Kit Carson as his guide

1842 Highlights

About June 15, 1842

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 179 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini