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What Happened on June 7, 1871

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Jackson Rodman, American military inventor of the rodman gun and perforated-cake gunpowder, dies on duty at 54
1871 Highlights

About June 7, 1871

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini