On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1868

Historical Events

  • 1st meeting of Board of Regents, University of California

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJames Brooke

James Brooke, British adventurer and 1st Rajah of Sarawak (1841-68), dies of a stroke at 65

1st White Rajah of Sarawak James Brooke
1st White Rajah of Sarawak
James Brooke

1868 Highlights

About June 9, 1868

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini