On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1877

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Henry Ossian Flipper becomes 1st African American to graduate from West Point Military Academy

Soldier and Former Slave Henry Ossian Flipper
Soldier and Former Slave
Henry Ossian Flipper

1877 Highlights

About June 15, 1877

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini