What Happened on June 1, 1872

Historical Events

  • 6th Belmont: James Roe aboard Joe Daniels wins in 2:58.25

Famous Deaths

James Gordon BennettJames Gordon Bennett (1795-1872)

American newspaper publisher (New York Herald), dies at 76 [1]

1872 Highlights

About June 1, 1872

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 150 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini