On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1873

Historical Events

  • US President Ulysses Grant decrees a portion of Wallowa Valley, Oregon for Nez-PercĂ© Indians; order rescinded two years later and tribe forcibly re-located to Oklahoma
1873 Highlights

About June 16, 1873

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini