On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1848

Historical Events

Presidential Convention

Barnburners (anti-slavery) party nominates Martin Van Buren for President

  • Beginning of the June Days uprising in Paris by French workers
1848 Highlights

About June 22, 1848

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer