On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1878

Famous Birthdays

  • John Masefield, British writer and poet (Salt-Water Ballads), Poet Laureate (1930-67), born in Ledbury, Herefordshire (d. 1967)
1878 Highlights

About June 1, 1878

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini