On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1843

Historical Events

  • It snows in Buffalo and Rochester, NY, & Cleveland, Ohio

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sojourner Truth leaves NY to begin her career as antislavery activist

Abolitionist and Women's Rights Advocate Sojourner Truth
Abolitionist and Women's Rights Advocate
Sojourner Truth

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Faulds, Scottish fingerprinting pioneer (d. 1930)
1843 Highlights

About June 1, 1843

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 177 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini