On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1869

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charles E. Hires sells his 1st root beer, in Philadelphia

Pharmacist and Root Beer Brewer Charles E. Hires
Pharmacist and Root Beer Brewer
Charles E. Hires

1869 Highlights

About June 9, 1869

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini