On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1859

Historical Events

  • Pig War: Ambiguity in the Oregon Treaty leads to the "Northwestern Boundary Dispute" between U.S. and British/Canadian settlers
1859 Highlights

About June 15, 1859

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 8 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini