On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1868

Historical Events

  • Texas constitutional convention meets in Austin
  • Treaty of Bosque Redondo is signed allowing the Navajos to return to their lands in Arizona and New Mexico

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJames Buchanan

James Buchanan, 15th US President (1857-61), dies at 77

15th US President James Buchanan
15th US President
James Buchanan

1868 Highlights

About June 1, 1868

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini