On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1861

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Battle of Big Bethel Virginia (Bethel Church, Great Bethal)-Union retreats

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Cuypers, Dutch architect (St Bavo, Haarlem), born in Roermond, the Netherlands (d. 1949)
  • Pierre Duhem, French naturalist, philosopher and historian, born in Paris (d. 1916)